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Kids: The Ideal Stewards of Outdoor Spaces

Most all of the school and district leaders I’ve spoken with over the years say that they appreciate dedicated areas for outdoor learning and see value in them. However, when...
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Outdoor Learning Should Engage All Five Senses

...things, playgrounds provide an opportunity for children to learn teamwork, build social connections, examine patterns and experiment with cause and effect. The best outdoor learning spaces engage all five senses—seeing,...
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Sticks and Stones: Uses in Outdoor Ed

...few ways to keep the “outdoor” in outdoor learning. Sticks… When a big storm blows through town and rattles loose branches and twigs from the trees, very often, I find...
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Five Spaces That Advance Student-Centered Learning

...take their learning on the go. We built on this notion by creating a centrally located commons space—anchored by indoor/outdoor learning stairs—that connects to every major component of the new...
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Dover High School Wins National Design Award

...indoor/outdoor learning stairs. Among its remarks praising the school’s design, the jury wrote, “The sunken courtyard, which serves as outdoor dining, combined with the indoor/outdoor ‘learning stairs’ are an innovative...
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Five Ways to Reimagine Boundaries

...new and different ways. That means finding opportunities to make every surface – even the secure boundary, like fences and walls – part of the outdoor learning environment. If the...
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Seven Trends Shaping the Future of Libraries

...into their facilities’ master plans. Take Delaware County Public Library, for instance. That library system’s leadership and stakeholders have placed considerable value in integrating outdoor learning environments for its patrons....
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