Children belong in outdoor play environments that connect with and celebrate their need for curiosity, experiential play and nature. In this workshop you will come away with the background knowledge and the practical skills you need to improve outdoor spaces for the children you work with.
How can child care licensing regulations change to support outdoor play? We have created a report that details what regulations should change with the research to support the recommendation. Read the summary report or the full paper.
Get Outside and Play offers workshops, coaching and consulting services to early childhood educators, teachers and communities. Children need to be outside where they are more physically active, connected to nature and develop community connections. Adults, especially in the early years, are the gatekeepers to outdoor play for children, we need to find ways to bring it back in our schools, child care programs and communities.