Senior Lecturer in Outdoor Learning
Thomson's Land (Rm 2.05)
Simon Beames is a senior lecturer in the Outdoor Education Section of the Moray House School of Education.
For nearly 25 years, Simon has taught outdoors in North America, Asia, and Europe. He is former co-editor of the Journal of Experiential Education and former Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.
Simon developed the Outdoor Journeys programme – a cross-curricular, local outdoor learning initiative. He has published four books: Understanding educational expeditions (editor), Learning outside the classroom (co-author), Outdoor Adventure and Social Theory (co-editor), and Adventurous Learning (co-author).