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With the summer holidays over and the brief lull in group visits that always follows while the Southeasts children all settle back into school and  uniformed groups back into their packs and colonies, I am making the most of the … Continue reading →

With the summer holidays over and the brief lull in group visits that always follows while the Southeasts children all settle back into school and  uniformed groups back into their packs and colonies, I am making the most of the opportunity to catch up on some outstanding blog posts from the summer. This one my storytelling event a couple of weeks ago…
Other than watching “Jackanory” on TV, or reading bedtime stories with my Mum and Dad when I was a child (and neither of those things are really quite the same as hearing a story being told), storytelling was not something I was aware of until I went to work in the USA, right back at the start of my career in outdoor education.
Initially employed as a Scuba Diver Instructor at the Catalina Island Marine Institute’s series of “summer camps”, my work permit and contract were extended such that I stayed on as an Outdoor Educator, taking parties of school children staying for week long residential experiences of island ecology, marine ecology, sea kayaking and snorkeling and “astronomy” evening sessions, among other things far to numerous to mention…
It was with CIMI that I broke in my outdoor/environmental educator boot...
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