Feb 18th, 2013 by STEP Inc
Cathy Robertson shares the story about how the education program got started.
I spent a happy hour on Wednesday morning last week with Candice Edye from Canberra’s Lighthouse Business Innovation Centre discussing my idea to develop entirely new approach to outdoor education called Kids’ Caring for Country. My idea is simple. I want to get children gardening and enjoying the benefits of good science: they can learn about their homeland on the southern tablelands, have a healthy life style and enjoy some outdoor fun. Continue Reading »
Feb 15th, 2013 by STEP Inc
Kids caring for country
This is the first blog about the STEP kids program that will begin this year.
STEP Inc is a community group which is starting an entirely new approach to learning about gardening and caring for our natural environment – it’s called ‘Kids caring for country’. Cathy Robertson, its spokesperson will be outlining the new program in a series of blogs. Cathy is the coordinator of the Southern Tablelands Ecosystems Park Inc , a site partner at the National Arboretum Canberra. Continue Reading »
Feb 11th, 2013 by STEP Inc
Don’t miss out on the Guided Walks Program at the National Arboretum. Continue Reading »