FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE VALUE OF CHILDREN LEARNING OUTDOORS

Children and Nature Network

The national Children and Nature Network website has wonderful information on local initiatives, research, and special programs.

 

SD Children and Nature

Our local San Diego Children and Nature collaborative.

 

SandiegoAEYC.org

San Diego Association for the Education of Young Children.

 

KidsGardening.org

Information for gardening at schools, home, and much more.

 

SDPeaceGarden.org

San Diego Peace Garden offers family-focused events.

 

IndigoVillage.com

Parenting classes, children’s classes, personal development and so much more.

 

The Academy of Forest Kindergarten Teachers

Teacher training program for forest school staff.

 

Annual Forest School Teacher Conference: Reaching Nature Connection

June 25-26, 2016 – Santa Barbara, CA

 

GREAT BOOKS ABOUT CHILDREN & NATURE

Last Child in the Woods: Saving our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder

by Richard Louv

 

The Geography of Childhood

by Gary Nabhan & Stephen Trimble

 

The Sense of Wonder

by Rachel Carson

 

OTHER CALIFORNIA FOREST SCHOOLS

Berkeley Forest School
Early Ecology
Earthroots
Parks + Creation
Tender Tracks
Wild Roots Forest School
Wilderness Youth Project

SPECIAL THANK YOU

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