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Mike Bingley
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Outdoor Program Manager
Scouts Canada
I have been an outdoor educator for nearly twenty years. During this time, I have been blessed to work with remote aboriginal communities and kids in inner cities (and everywhere in between). I believe that to make a real impact, we need to focus on local actions and local experiences for our young people.
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On the importance of dads

I first shared this on my blog: www.kidsandnature.ca .  I felt that, with father's day coming up, I would repost it. My dad is a pretty cool guy.

When I was about ten, my dad and I went for a walk in the woods nearby what we called “the old cottage.”  The old cottage was built by my great grandfather out of stone at Cedar Point, on Georgian Bay and Dad was doing what all fathers do, helping me experience a little bit of his childhood.…


Posted on June 13, 2013 at 12:56pm

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At 8:54am on February 26, 2012, Suz Lipman said…

Hi Mike! Warm welcome to C&NN Connect. Great bio! I'm the forum host. I'm glad you found us and hope you make yourself at home in discussions and groups.Our Natural Teachers Network and Canada Children and Nature group will probably interest you, among others. I hope you'll share your activities, ideas and photos with us and find this a rich source of resources. For any questions about the network, see our FAQ page. Hope to see you here again soon.


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