Uncertainty, Challenge, Authenticity and Agency in Learning
What is adventurous in the context of learning in educational settings? This book interrogates the word ‘adventure’ and explores how concepts of uncertainty, authenticity, agency, and challenge can be incorporated into educational practices. It outlines key elements for a pedagogy of adventure and...
To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge
Adventure and outdoor sports - from rock climbing to freestyle kayaking – are a modern social phenomenon that can tell us much about the relationship between sport, culture and contemporary society. In this engaging new introductory text, adventure sports are used to illustrate key concepts in...
Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge
Theory and Guidelines for Practice
Learning Outside the Classroom outlines theory and practice that will enable and encourage teachers to systematically and progressively incorporate meaningful outdoor learning opportunities into their daily teaching activities in a wide variety of environments and with diverse populations of pupils...
Published August 15th 2011 by Routledge