• A Parent’s Guide to Nature Play
  • Put Your Program on the Map!
  • In the Spotlight: Hooper Elementary
  • 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

Feature Story

A Parent’s Guide to Nature Play

Childhood nature play advocate Ken Finch shares strategies for making nature play easy so that families can make it part of every day. Read More

Member Spotlight

Honey Hilliard is the author and illustrator of the book Looking for Butterflies, a color-along poetic narrative celebrating nature, art, and perseverance. Read More