Education/Schools

October 5, 2010

Positive outcomes result from Environmental Education

The National Wildlife Federation just released an informative report linking environmental education with psychological, cognitive, and educational outcomes. It’s and easy read and has some materials […]
June 8, 2010

Galapagos for Teachers — 2 for 1 offer

Summer Vacation Plans? The school year is almost over. If you're a Natural Teacher, you've spent the past year helping your students explore and learn in […]
January 7, 2010

Announcement: Brown Bag Lunch Meeting (LNCI) in Central Ohio Jan. 19 at noon

The Leave No Child INSIDE Central Ohio Collaborative invites you to a meeting! Please come and hear updates from all the teams that formed last fall! […]
December 24, 2009

From MORPC: New Reynoldsburg program helps kids walk/bike to school

Check out the article below. Reynoldsburg’s failed levy meant no buses for many students in the district. See how they are turning that into a positive: […]
December 8, 2009

Project Learning Tree training now available in an online professional development course

Miami University now offers online professional development for teachers, including access to Project Learning Tree training. Check out www.muohio.edu/discovery
December 2, 2009

Study: Play Develops Social Responsibility

Reprinted from the Peaceful Playgrounds newsletter, courtesy of member Tina Gratitude at Indianola Children’s Center: Study: “Play” Develops Social Responsibility Locally and across the nation, time […]
November 23, 2009

Preschool Playtime Seen As Having Developmental Benefit.

Preschool Playtime Seen As Having Developmental Benefit. The Washington Post (11/21, Brown) reported to the “untrained eye,” playtime in preschool “appears to be nothing more than […]
October 29, 2009

Relevant news from the National Education Association

Neurocognitive Teaching Program Incorporates Physical Learning. The Andrews (NC) Journal (10/29, Richter) reports that various “unusual classroom behaviors are all part of the brain-based learning program […]
October 27, 2009

Have you seen this Public Service Announcement from the U.S. Forest Service?