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Since 2009 Learning Away has been working with primary, secondary and special schools to demonstrate the positive impact that high-quality residential learning can have on pupils and school staff.

Last night (22nd September) The Garden Classroom won the prestigious Lisa Pontecorvo Award at the Islington in Bloom award ceremony at Islington Town Hall.

Get details of our exciting programme which includes Science & Nature, Literacy & Drama sessions and more.

The Garden Classroom is thrilled to announce the expansion of our hugely popular bee education programme.

Team TGC has set up camp at the beautiful Hobbs Hill in Chiddingstone and this week we welcome Year 5 pupils from Islington and Hackney schools to experience a day of learning like no other.

Creative outdoor fun for 7-11 year olds during the school holidays

Book now! This half term our friends at King Henry’s Walk Garden are running  ‘Pizza Making for Kids’. 

This week in the glorious London sunshine, TGC actor Jonny Kemp donned 17th century costume and took on the role of Joseph Priestley with spectacular results.

The Garden Classroom has taken residence in an ex-park rangers brick hut on Newington Green, Islington.

Local illustrator Jane Smith has been putting the finishing touches to the hand painted shutters which feature squirrels and woodpeckers at our new base on Newington Green in the heart of Islington.