Tag Archives: outdoor education

Pam Moran: Let’s Bring Back Environmental Education

My lifelong mentor and world renowned environmental educator, Bill Hammond, taught me that if I was gonna be against something, then I had to decide what I was  for and fight for that! Being for something makes you really think about your … Continue reading

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Nature: The Rx for Healthy Kids and Schools

NPR aired a Living on Earth interview with Dr. Charles Owyang of San Fransisco today.  He talked about how he and other physicians have started to prescribe nature to children and their families to help them become healthier. Yes, Nature … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Get Kids Outdoors This School Year

“Time in nature is not leisure time; it’s an essential investment in our children’s health.” – Richard Louv, author Last Child in the Woods There’s been a lot of news coverage lately about the crisis of childhood obesity and its … Continue reading

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Innovative Technology Use in Outdoor Education Survey

Are you an outdoor/environmental educator or science teacher or professor who uses technology with students out in in the field? If so, are you willing to share some ideas with the rest of the world? I’m compiling a list of  … Continue reading

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