Education/Schools

June 6, 2012

Weeklong workshop in the woods for early ed (Ohio)

Last summer I attended Language of Nature: Reading the Earth workshop, and loved it.  Educators, naturalist and writers came together to learn more about nature and […]
May 24, 2012

GreenSpot Kids program available to Central Ohio schools

Mayor Michael B. Coleman recently visited first grade students at Devonshire Elementary School to release the book, GreenSpot and the Dots.  The Mayor read the story […]
March 27, 2012

“Classroom that Moves” and other teacher workshops

BHSA is hosting several workshops this spring (see below) and registration is now open for our annual coordinated school health conference. I encourage you to join […]
February 18, 2012

Important: Free, effective way to promote your April events!

All, We are excited to tell you about a concrete (free!) way to receive more publicity, support and attendance for your April 2012 nature-related events and […]
February 14, 2012

Natural Playscapes in Central Ohio

Amy Dutt and Jamy Zambito speak about the installation by Amy Dutt’s Urban Wild Limited at Mary Evans Child Development Center, where Jamy is the director.
January 9, 2012

Health Education Standards in Ohio – Information for supporters

(LNCI members – you may or may not know that Ohio does not have any health or physical education standards for our students in this state. […]
November 2, 2011

Don’t forget to register for the Healthy Children Mean Healthy Futures Nov. 14-15

Don’t forget to register!  Nov. 14-15 Columbus ‘Healthy Children Mean Healthy Futures’ children’s health conference Nov. 14-15   Your registration includes an awards reception for our […]
October 23, 2011

The real reason kids shouldn’t watch TV

One of our members who is a doctor shared this great article. Of course the point the article makes about parents reading to their children is […]
August 20, 2011

101 Alternatives to the Chalkboard

Check out the information for this great conference for Ohio teachers. Oct. 7-9 at Camp Kern