October 15, 2008

Leave No Child Inside Summit ’08 Notes: Puppets

Puppets are alive! Essences: Using puppets in everyday experiences Next steps: Get puppets Recommendations to Steering Committee: Hold more workshops
October 15, 2008

Leave No Child Inside Summit ’08 Notes: Social Networks for Nature

Finding Places to Play with Web 2.0 Group members: Jody Dzuranin Steve McCaw Michael Costlow Leslie Strader Amanda McEldowney Preethi Mony Sue Wintering Essences/Main ideas: Use […]
October 14, 2008

Great article, well researched, on the importance of natural play areas at school

Interaction with Nature during the Middle Years: Its Importance in Children’s Development & Nature’s Future By Randy White Almost 150 years ago, nineteenth century psychologist Herbert […]
October 9, 2008

Leave No Child Inside Summit 08 Notes: Student’s Perspective

Students Want Access Group members: Itzia Lesnick, New Albany High School Katie Sosinski, New Albany High School Jay Griffith, New Albany High School Nettie Ferguson, ADAMH […]
October 9, 2008

Leave No Child Inside Summit 08 Notes: What is the Best Way to Set up a Teacher/Educator Network?

Website to Link Educators to Lesson Plans, Ideas, and to Other Teachers Who Want Students to Experience the Outdoors through School Curriculum Group members: Marc Behrendt, […]
October 1, 2008

Mark Your Calendar! Register! Oct. 18 with Dr. Ruth Wilson.

Nurturing Nature seminar at Sharon Woods. This is the event that Steering Committee Member Betsy Loeb, of Action for Children, mentioned at Friday’s Summit. This is […]
May 29, 2008

Spreading the message to regular people

Alice Hohl spoke to the Westerville Kiwanis Club last week, and it was a great opportunity to introduce new people to the topic. Usually we are […]
April 9, 2008

The State of Ohio needs our help!

As some of you may know, The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is helping to advance the Leave No Child Inside cause by putting on a […]
March 11, 2008

Earth Hour – Turn off your lights 3/29 from 8-9pm

This started in Sydney last year and is expanding around the world. If folks feel motivated, the Collaborative could even sponsor it here in Columbus! It […]