The concept of the outdoor classroom has been steadily gaining popularity in the educational realm. While the idea of learning outdoors is nothing new, the recent rise in creative programming has shown that this approach can be just as effective
As we become increasingly reliant on technology and spend more of our time indoors, it can be easy to forget the many educational benefits of learning outdoors.
Outdoor classrooms are growing in popularity and for good reason. An outdoor classroom provides students with an opportunity to learn in an environment that is not only stimulating and engaging but also encourages physical activity and exploration. Here are some
Spending time outdoors is often attributed to improved physical health, however, there are profound mental health benefits from time in nature. Personalities and mood, situational resiliency, decision-making and comprehension skills are extremely responsive in school-age children. Natural outdoor spaces are