What are you doing to re-connect children with nature? (171)

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Head Start & Outdoor Play

Hi all! I am pleased to announce that I am the new Training Director of the Head Start Body Smart National Center for Physical Development…

Started by Bethe Almeras

2 Nov 11, 2009
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My Pet Parenting Peeve - Turning kids away from nature

Here's a link to the blog post I wrote for Kathy Sena's blogsite: Parent Talk Today. What do you do when you see bad parenting? http://www…

Started by Judy Molland

0 Nov 5, 2009

Connecting to Nature in America's Toughest City

Latino Health Access (LHA) is an Inside the Outdoors' partner. Last summer, we were able to offer Inside the Outdoors Summer Day Camp campe…

Started by Lori Kiesser

0 Nov 4, 2009

Open Space and Parks: Promotores in Santa Ana

Check out the story on Bill Moyer's Journal - pretty amazing stuff on public health and the importance of parks in a community. You'll be i…

Started by Lori Kiesser

0 Oct 18, 2009

Great acitivites from Sanborn West Camps

Hi all! Great PDF of activities:

Started by Bethe Almeras

1 Oct 7, 2009
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Learning Readiness & Time Outdoors

Hi all: NWF just released it's report, TIME OUT: Using the Outdoors to Enhance Classroom Performance. This is a great resource for educator…

Started by Bethe Almeras

4 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth Renton

Fact Sheets

At the C&NN Gathering, I picked up some fact sheets on the health benefits from taking children outdoors. Does anyone have similar mate…

Started by Steve Hagler

9 Sep 24, 2009
Reply by Chip Donahue

Children, Nature and the Law

We all know that fear of litigation is one of the formidable barriers for families, schools and other organizations concerned about childre…

Started by Richard Louv

6 Sep 23, 2009
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House Parties for Children and Nature?

A cool idea of Sierra Club's: holding house parties all over the country to watch the Ken Burns documentary about National Parks and then t…

Started by Richard Louv

6 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by John Thielbahr

So glad to be a part of the Grassroots Leadership Conference!

Tonight, after the group headed home to bed, I took a great long walk around the conference center. There are miles of biking and hiking tr…

Started by Chip Donahue

3 Sep 15, 2009
Reply by Jennifer Ward


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