Nature-Based Preschool Professional Practice Guidebook

The Natural Start Alliance is proud to share a new kind of resource, one designed to unite diverse models of nature-based education—from outdoor schools to forest kindergartens to nature-based preschools—and become a platform for the sustained growth of standard-bearing programs. The Nature-Based Preschool Professional Practice Guidebook represents the combined expertise of professionals across the field of nature-based education, and describes how nature-based educators offer programs that are safe, effective, and inclusive.

Whether you'd like to get a better sense of the practices in general, are ready to dive more deeply into a specific area like teaching or administration, or simply want to purchase the Guidebook itself, you can find everything you need relating to the practices here.