• Giving Children a Head Start on the Farm
  • Put Your Program on the Map!
  • Outdoor Experiences Build Confidence and Environmental Stewardship in Girls
  • Let's Create an ECHO Across America: Every Child Healthy Outdoors

Bright Ideas

Outdoor Experiences Build Confidence and Environmental Stewardship in Girls

A new report from Girl Scouts finds that time spent outdoors boosts girls' confidence, problem solving, and environmental stewardship. Read More

New Journal Issue Focuses on Greening Early Childhood Education

This special issue of Children, Youth and Environments explores the outcomes associated with bringing nature into early childhood education and the benefits it provides for early development. Read More

New Campaign Challenges Families and Schools to Reclaim Down Time

The Alliance for Childhood and Reel Link Films have launched a campaign to start a national conversation about our priorities for children and families. Read More

Feature Story

Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm

Giving Children a Head Start on the Farm

Take a look inside the nation's first Head Start classroom at a working farm at Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm in Dayton, Ohio. Read More

Member Spotlight

Taking to heart Rachel Carson's The Sense of Wonder, the teachers of Live & Learn journey daily with children to enjoy and explore the pleasures of walking in a puddle or stream, digging for salamanders, and learning to appreciate what nature has to teach, and why this matters. Read More