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Climate Departure: Our Childrens Immediate Future?

We are a diverse group of concerned citizens from all walks of life.  Our discussion group is composed of scientists, a nanny, business p…

Started by John R. Hopkins and Susan Lince

0 Dec 10, 2013

Outdoors Rx radio Interview on getting kids outside

AMC has launched a pilot program called Outdoors Rx- a Prescription to the Outdoors with Mass General Hospital for Children. Doctors in two…

Started by Pam Hess

0 Nov 7, 2013

Upcoming documentary film on Nature Play

Film teaser upcoming documentary film on Nature Play comparing the amount of outdoor time kids are allowed between the US and Scandinavia a…

Started by Amy Stilling

0 Nov 7, 2013

Values of outdoor play for young children

Hi, I am completing a dissertation on outdoor play and i am looking for helpful links and information in regards to my question which is...…

Started by Jacqueline Tymon

2 Nov 5, 2013
Reply by Stacey

Forest School Trainings in the United States,.....Who's doing it?

Hello Everyone! I am looking to create a network of people who are teaching and mentoring children outdoors with a forest school approach.…

Started by Amy Butler

8 Nov 4, 2013
Reply by Stacey

Research tool for assessing benefits of children in nature

Hi, I'm interested in conducting some research with users of a new trail in Philadelphia.  Has anyone had experience with a survey or inven…

Started by Heather Hill

0 Sep 12, 2013

Children's Voices - Why I Care About Nature

I am starting a Kids' Voices series on my new blog (Mud On Your Feet), and I want to start with several posts containing kids’ thoughts on…

Started by Jason Kapchinske

2 Apr 30, 2013
Reply by Jason Kapchinske

Children and Nature Conferences in the US

Greetings, My name is Christy Smith and I am the director of Indiana University Campus Children's Center.  The teachers of our program are…

Started by Christy Smith

7 Apr 8, 2013
Reply by Katie Kunze

part-time schooling

Does anyone have experience with/thoughts about reducing the # of hours kids are at school so that they can spend more time outside? In mos…

Started by Tara de Queiroz

0 Mar 29, 2013

The North American Chapter of the International Society of Nature and Forest Medicine

The North American Chapter of the International Society of Nature and Forest Medicine (INFOM)will have its initial meeting at the Forests f…

Started by Mark Ellison

0 Mar 15, 2013


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