Outdoor Education means getting as many students in Manitoba learning outside at school, as often as possible, promoting sustainable living through hands-on experiences of the natural world.
We live in a time and place where it’s easy to feel disconnected from the natural world that supports and sustains us. Children especially are often kept inside, away from the wonderful lessons nature offers every day.
Getting outside regularly at school can be a powerful mechanism to help students and
educators re-connect with the natural world.
The benefits? Students who regularly participate in learning outdoors: