Dawn did her BA Honors in Early Years and Foundation Studies at college and has gone on to start her own outdoor nursery, The Learning Meadow.
“College helped me to achieve my degree and realise my passion for early years in the outdoor environment. My dream has come alive and I now own and run a Children’s Outdoor Nursery. We are thriving, despite the challenges of the pandemic, and we make a difference every day” said Dawn.
She said “my favourite thing about my time at college was having the support and guidance from extrememly knowledgeable lecturers. I loved forming close relationships with a team of people who all added somthing by sharing knowledge and experience”
“My course opened up a world of knowledge that has led my pedagogy to change extensively. My degree has allowed me to understand the real depth of children’s learning and the ethos behind outdoor learning and it’s benefits”
Dawn said, “college was like family and the best way I was ever going to be able to achieve a BA Honors Degree. I loved learning with wonderful lecturers and forming lifelong friendships that to this day I call on and share experiences”.