You're invited: Join the Outdoor Learning Webinar Series ☀️

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Laura Thompson

Mar 29, 2022, 4:11:44 PM3/29/22
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Hello All,

Big Green is excited to announce Outdoor Learning: a four-part webinar series, with appearances from the US Department of Education and in collaboration with a consortium of leading national organizations, including Ecorise, Green Schoolyards AmericaOut Teach, and FreshFarm Foodprints

Big Green is hosting the first session of the series featuring expert panelists. We hope to see you there!

Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Outdoor Learning
April 6, 2022
2pm PT / 5pm ET

Session topics and panel experts:
  • Outdoor Classroom Design with Mental Health in Mind: Claire Latané, Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona
  • Using ESSER Funding to Support Outdoor Learning in Your District: Victoria Rydberg, Environmental Education Consultant, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction + Case Study with Vicki Hass, Principal, and Ashley Hegewald, Educator at Wittenberg-Birnamwood School District
  • Case Study on Funding and Implementing Outdoor Education for Impact: Nancy Zook, Director of Sustainability and Community Engagement, and Andrew Hockenberry, Sustainability Assistant at CCA Chicago


Can’t make it? Go ahead and register and we’ll send you a recording of the webinar.

Outdoor Learning Webinar Series Schedule 
  • April 6, 2022: Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Outdoor Learning hosted by Big Green
  • April 27, 2022: Teaching and Learning Outside hosted by Out Teach
  • May 11, 2022: Creating Outdoor Spaces: The Infrastructure of Living Schoolyards hosted by Green Schoolyards America
  • May 25, 2022: Equity in Outdoor Education & Environmental Justice hosted by EcoRise

Visit our website for more information!

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