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Bright Ideas

AZA Announces a Webinar Series on Family Nature Play

Environmental education professionals are welcome to join these free webinars on connecting families to nature through play. Read More

Call for Presenters: Nature-Based Preschool National Conference

Share your experience, provoke discussion, and share resources at the Nature-Based Preschool National Conference this August. Read More

New Research in Early Childhood Environmental Education

The latest issue of the International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education is now available for free online. Read More

Feature Story

Janice Swaisgood

Family Nature Clubs: A Path to Happier Communities and a Healthier Planet

The Children and Nature Network uses Family Nature clubs to break down common barriers to getting families out in nature on a regular basis. Find out how you can create a Family Nature Club in your community. Read More

Member Spotlight

South Shore Natural Science Center

The Nature Center Preschool at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell, Massachusetts, uses 30 acres of conservation land and an onsite museum to help each child learn and grow in all areas of development while gaining a love and respect for the natural world. The program uses a seasonal, place-based approach with a focus on hands-on, developmentally appropriate learning. Read More