Children in Scotland – Study Visit to the Netherlands

Bookings are now open to attend our upcoming study visit to:The Netherlands

Monday, 2 - Wednesday, 4 March 2020


After seven successful study visits to Finland, we are now embarking
on our newest learning adventure to the Netherlands. 


According to Unicef’s report on child well-being in rich countries (2013), Dutch children rated the happiest in the world. Children in the Netherlands are ahead of their peers in childhood wellbeing, including material wellbeing, health and safety, education, behaviours and risks, and housing and environment. In comparison, the United Kingdom came 16th compared with 29 other rich, industrialised countries.

Our upcoming study visit will explore the why and how of the Netherland’s success, exploring its health, care and education system, cultural changes and innovative approaches.

 

Who should join? 
The trip is open to anyone engaged in education, childcare and welfare of children, young people and families - from early years practitioners to educational psychologists, head teachers, academics and administrators.

What's included?
• Return flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam
• Airport and public transport travel in the Netherlands
• Accommodation for two nights including breakfast

Children in Scotland staff members to accompany group
• Entry fees to attend visits to a variety of organisations.


How to book a place
Online
By emailing events@childreninscotland.org.uk
By calling 0131 313 8828


Cost to attend
£825 for Children in Scotland members; £945 for non-members. 
Please note that payment has to be made prior to departure

 

 

 

Contact Us


© Voluntary Action Orkney 2013 - 2017

By using this website you agree to our use of cookies as described in our Terms of Use.

You are here: Home About Us News Children in Scotland – Study Visit to the Netherlands