The Forest School Association is the professional body and UK wide voicefor Forest School, promoting best practice, cohesion and
What is Forest School?
"Forest School is a feeling you can't put into words"
"I don't have ADHD when I'm out in the woods"
“Loved all of it – even the slugs”
“It has been lovely watching her confidence grow"
“I learnt how to be trusted without the teachers knowing what we were doing!”
“Forest School had an immediate positive impact on his behaviour”
"Its safe to say we have all learnt that its OK to get muddy"
“I liked working with my friends and having fun”
“My favourite part was the way we could be free to do things independently”
Endorsement of ‘Forest School & Autism – a practical guide’ by Michael James (Jessica Kingsley Publishers) Jon Cree – Director and founding chair of the Forest School Association, also Training and Alternative Curriculum Co-ordinator for FSC Bishops Wood Centre. This...read more
Introduction This guidance note has been produced to provide you with advice on the main changes GDPR will bring when it comes into force on 25th May 2018. On 25th May 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force and replace the current...read more
The FSA has entered into a partnership with 'Adventure Plus' in order to provide members with an opportunity to have their DBS check completed through a registered Umbrella Body if they can not otherwise do this through their own Forest School business or employer....read more