• Filtering Nature: The Facebook Effect
  • Put Your Program on the Map!
  • In the Spotlight: Little Tree Huggers
  • Nature-Based Preschool National Conference

Bright Ideas

Networking Call: Planning for Natural Disaster

Network with nature and forest preschools grappling with how best to plan for natural disasters in outdoor programs. Read More

NAAEE Announces Distinguished Nationally Known Slate of Five New Members for Newly Expanded Board

The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) expands board by five members to strengthen and expand the movement and profession. Read More
Prescott College

Prescott College Receives $100,000 Grant for Early Childhood Education Teacher Training

Prescott College has received a $100,000 grant from the George B. Storer Foundation to establish a Center for Place- and Nature-Based Early Childhood Education. The Center will train preschool instructors with an emphasis on working with children outdoors in nature. Read More

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Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Filtering Nature: The Facebook Effect

If we showed children's messy moments--the cries and frustrations, the disgust, or worry--in our Facebook feeds, would we have a more complete and accurate picture of life with children in the outdoors? Read More

Member Spotlight

One of the best things my parents did for me as a child was not allow me to watch television. My siblings and I spent all of our spare time outside, playing in the yard, the street or at the park. We would stay out until the sun went down. I now teach early childhood, and my love for being outside has translated to the way I teach. Read More