Getting outside, being active and breathing in fresh air is vital for both your physical and mental health. And this isn’t just the case for adults – kids need plenty of quality time outdoors too! But as the dark nights draw in and the chill in the air intensifies, it’s easy to spend all day […]
Ambassador Pauline Stirling
Pauline is a DofE Manager on the Isle of Wight. The school Pauline works for run the Bronze, Silver and Gold awards and she is lucky to lead DofE expeditions on the island as well as on Exmoor, Dartmoor, and the Lake District. Having been a teacher for over thirty years, Pauline is committed to teaching about global issues and running trips, visits and exchanges locally, internationally, and abroad.
Currently, Pauline is looking forward to an exchange with a school in Skabu, Norway, and a World Challenge expedition to Morocco this year.
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