Arco Iris Learning


Arco Iris Learning is able to provide sessions for primary school children that focus on both the contemplative and creative. The impact that these sessions can have on a childs confidence and also their mental health and wellbeing can be remarkable.

Imaginative Experiences & Contemplative Explorations

What people are saying about our sessions.

CPD training for primary colleagues

Arco Iris Learning Pledge #SDG

For 2023-2024, Arco Iris Learning pledges to take action on the

Sustainable Development Goal Number 14: Life Below Water.

After-School Creative Photography

Nature Connection & Mindful Photography

Arco Iris Learning

nurturing wellbeing through creative explorations

since 2011

Since 2011, Arco Iris Learning has successfully nurtured wellbeing through creative explorations.

Arco Iris Learning is led by Maria who has 25 years experience working within Primary Education, she also has experience in consultancy roles for various London stakeholders.

As Director & Creative Learning Facilitator at Arco Iris Learning, Maria currently delivers all of the content.


  • Bachelor of Education (with honours and QTS) 1999
  • Certificate in Advanced Educational Studies 2001
  • Fellowship of The Chartered College of Teaching 2008
  • Creative Community Leadership 2021
  • Mindfulness for Children Diploma- Distinction 2023
  • Shinrin Yoku - Forest Bathing Diploma - Distinction 2023

Thank you to all the primary schools and organisations who have supported us over the years so that we can continue to nurture wellbeing through

creative and contemplative explorations.

During 2022-2023, Arco Iris Learning pledged to take action on the Sustainable Development Goal Number 4: Quality Education

Arco Iris Learning creates crafts made out of recycled and reusable items and sells on their online shop. Purchases in 2022-2023 helped  to support The Steve Sinnott Foundation who work with teachers and educators to deliver projects that ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.


We would love to hear from you if you are interested to learn more about any of our services, or if you would like to book some sessions.

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