Photo by Hanoi Photography
Today's children don't spend enough time outside, but whose fault is that? If we want to fix the problem, we need to consider the ancient support networks that helped our ancestors cope.
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Photo by Raintree School
St. Louis's first forest school, Raintree School, launched the Missouri ParkLAND Project to get every Missouri child to the wild lands of their local parks.
Join us in August at the Dodge Nature Center in Minnesota.
Network with nature and forest preschools grappling with how best to plan for natural disasters in outdoor programs.
The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) expands board by five members to strengthen and expand the movement and profession.
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.
Dodge Nature Center
Relive the 2016 conference with a participant who is tasked with bringing the conference to Seattle in 2017.
An outdoor classroom is bringing nature-based learning to this large, urban elementary school in Los Angeles.