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 […]
January 9, 2008


EECO Winter CONFERENCE 2008 Winter Snow ‘“ ECO ARTS AND SUSTAINABILITY The Environmental Education Council of Ohio’s (EECO) 26th Annual Winter Conference will focus on how […]
December 5, 2007

Columbus Parent article about LNCI

Click here Thanks to Betsy Loeb for using her column space in Columbus Parent to advocate for the Leave No Child Inside movement! Here’s the text […]
November 8, 2007

Summit Notes: How can we all collectively market what we are already doing?

Convener: Heather Starck Participants: Andrea Hedge, Christine Godward, Marc Behrendt, John O’Meara, Kelli Drummer, Val Mitrione, Alice Hohl, and about 20 other people! Summary: Create a […]
November 5, 2007

New Albany 80-acre Nature Preserve available to all

Members: Check out this post from Bill Resch of the New Albany School District. The district is doing some really great things, including mapping and cataloging […]
October 25, 2007

Summit Notes: How do we get teachers and administrators to buy into nature education programming?

Participants: Matthew Minter, Beth Spieles, Lori Totman, Michael Hohl, Danielle Ross, Casey Stull, Katie Sandford, Elizabeth Kress, Manon Van Schoyck-Ohio Nature Education, Colleen Sharkey, Amy Dutt, […]
October 25, 2007

Summit Notes: Education – Does Nature Deficit Disorder Cause Children to Lack Basic Concepts in Understanding

Participants: Brian Rutti, Marc Behrendt, Mary Vance, Marilyn Weiler, April Hoy, Irene Lindelow, Allison Boehler-Graves, Sharon Tinianow, Al Parker Science concepts/how to teach with experiences. Researching […]