Dr Helen Bilton
Helen Bilton is regarded as the UK’s leading educational specialist on outdoor education, and is a crusader for using the outdoors as a learning environment. Helen has campaigned for outdoor learning since 1982. She is a sought-after trainer and keynote speaker in the UK and abroad, and has written extensively on outdoor learning. Her first book, Outdoor Learning in the Early Years, Management and Innovation, was the first complete text on the subject since 1936. Helen is keen to look further into the health benefits for children of outdoor learning and is assessing current practice in countries such as Canada.