This session looks at the cultivation of outdoor classrooms as essential to 21st century education. Architects, garden educators and researchers will provide insights, objectives, and practical steps for envisioning, planning and constructing successful outdoor learning experiences.
In this session you will:
1. Explore learning opportunities of outdoor experiences
2. Examine the role of outdoor classrooms in school campus design
3. Learn about innovative education strategies
4. Evaluating Outdoor Classrooms
Eric M Nelson, M.A. Author of Cultivating Outdoor Classrooms
Roy Diblik, Author of The Know Maintenance Approach to Gardening
John Dale, FAIA, CAE Alternative Learning Subcommittee co-Chair
Linda Keane, AIA, CAE Alternative Learning Subcommittee co-Chair
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