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Claire Warden Educational Consultant


Claire is an award winning lecturer who now has an international reputation for pioneering work in education.

Her key areas of work have focused on motivational maths, consulting children, and children’s connection to the natural world.

The skill she has to connect to people wherever she works and her methodology is being implemented by policy makers in many countries around the world.

This in turn inspires governments, lecturers, practitioners, and communities to create high quality education for their children.

Online Courses Claire has created a set of bitesized interactive training courses. Claire presents training through video, practical steps and downloads.  The courses take approximately one hour to complete.

If you have already signed up for one of Claire's Online Training Courses, you can access them by clicking here Claire Warden Online Training.

Claire is an inspirational keynote speaker in the field of early childhood education. To check Claire's availability or book Claire as a keynote speaker for your events, motivational talks, international conferences, public seminars, workshops or training days, short or long term projects please email

Claire visits Antioch University in Santa Barbara on her US tour. She presented a talk on "Creating a Place Where Learning is Natural" and discussed nature pedagogy with the students. Read More
Today sees the launch of the next step to link teachers and educators around the globe, so that they can teach, and children can learn, all aspects of their curriculum through nature. Read More
In order to shift a paradigm of thinking from learning about or in nature to learning with nature, we need to create a new range of tools; approaches that support learning with nature so we can create a new concept of buildings for education that embraces nature. Read More
Claire Warden has been recognised by The Childcare Exchange as an Exceptional Master Leader in the field of early years care and education. Claire was judged by the panel to have a quality of leadership which has proven inspiring at local, national and international level. Read More
At this time of year, the forest at Auchlone is a riot of colour. We thought we'd share with you a few of the things we get up to at Auchlone whilst the leaves are falling. Read More
Claire Warden reflects on Halloween and its changing interpretation by the media and our children. Read More
Join Claire on an exploration of the way we work with children inside, outside and beyond. Claire will take you on an inspirational journey that will show you how the natural elements can be used to deliver exciting authentic play and learning experiences for children from Birth to 6 years. Read More
A conference for Head teachers, Senior Leaders and Managers organised by Focus on Learning to look at natures power to excite and motivate children to learn and its potential to deliver the new National Curriculum Read More
Join Claire as she returns to continue this inspirational journey into Nature Pedagogy. This 6 day course will explore the way that we work with children inside, outside and beyond. Read More
This November, Claire will be travelling to Victoria, Australia, to present "Nature Pedagogy" A New Approach to Outdoor Learning. Read More
Tania Moloney from Nurture in Nature interviews Claire Warden. Read More
Interview with Claire Warden Read More
Mud Day At Auchlone Nature Kindergarten Read More
International Mud Day 2013 is approaching Read More
Claire is a world renowned advocate for children and those working with them Read More
Author Claire Warden has influenced practitioners around the world Read More
Claire Warden presents a new series of Mindstretchers DVD's Read More
Just released Read More
Educational consultant Claire Warden talks about the importance of having kids connect with the outdoors. Read More
all about e-books Read More
Nature Kindergartens featured in Early years article Read More
Delighted to be in Seattle, Washington State to work with Prof Sue Houglam on the children and Nature Units in their B.ED course. Read More
Claires Vision receives award Read More
What is the value of education? Read More
Working together as an early years team is so much more than paperwork. Read More
Auchlone Nature Kindergarten has recieved the highest accolade for the vision creatd by Claire Warden. Read More
Claire Warden and members of her team were invited to a celebratory garden party at Cowgate Pre5 centre in Edinburgh today to celebrate their recognition as an 'Investing in Children' setting. Read More
A unique educational project, The Woodlands, Words and Wonders project is aimed at older primary children to introduce them to the natural world through storytelling and wilderness survival techniques. Read More
HM Inspectorate of Education has given the highest accolade to Auchlone Nature Kindergarten in Perthshire, Scotland by awarding them a rating of 'Excellent' in all areas inspected and pronouncing Auchlone as 'outstanding' and 'sector leading'. Read More
As European Leader of the Nature Action Collaborative Group, Claire will be participating and presenting in the work of the Word Forum 2011 on Involving Children in the Design Process. Read More
Helen Huleatt of Community Playthings reviews Nature kindergartens. Read More
Sue Briggs (Montessori International) reviews Nature Kindergarten, An exploration on naturalistic learning within Nature Kindergartens and Forest Schools. Read More

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