Helping to Nurture
Who helps lead our sessions?
Little Acorns is co-led by Emily and Antti, both parents of toddlers, bringing unique skills and interests to the group. Emily has a life-long passion for Steiner education, as a daughter of a Steiner teacher and former Steiner school pupil herself. She is currently Advisory Board Member of the Glasgow Steiner Community and has also been working with children and parents for several years teaching water-bonding and aqua yoga and is a Breastfeeding Network trained helper. She is undertaking her Level 3 Forest School Practitioner Training. Whilst Antti has a diverse and varied background having grown up in Lapland, Finland and travelled the world for over 10 years. He has been active in the Finnish scouts for 15 years leading children and groups of all ages on camps and expeditions. Antti has also volunteered with the Ayrshire Befriending Project for several years.
In addition to Emily and Antti there is also Woodland Activity Leader Rebecca, Rosa and Forest School Assistant Kerry and Outdoor Practitioner Roisin making Little Acorn's a true community-affair!