Learning Outside the Classroom. Introducing the quality badge Sally Manser. What is learning outside the classroom?. LOtC Manifesto 2006. Defines learning Outside the Classroom as “ the use of places other than the classroom for teaching and learning ”
Introducing the quality badge
Adventurous education; natural environment; built environment; school grounds; farming and countryside; sacred spaces; heritage; creativity and the arts
5. The provider meets the needs of users.
Effective communication; Policy development; Sustainability; Monitoring the overall quality of provision
6. The provider has safety management processes in place to manage risk effectively
Identification and management of risk; compliance with external regulation; appropriate insurance cover; relevant safeguarding procedures e.g. child secure venues; maintaining Child Protection Standards.