"Preschool alfresco: More states moving to expand access to outdoor learning"


Preschool aged children outside lined up horizontally, jumping and laughing



News Article


  • Natural Start Alliance
  • Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP)

Journalist Jackie Mader (@jackiemader on Twitter) writes about the growth and benefits of outdoor preschools in the United States and highlights a forthcoming report on the topic by the Natural Start Alliance, in The Hechinger Report and Washington Post.

The article also features a Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) case study on an outdoor preschool pilot in Washington State. Read the case study here >

Read Jackie's article here: https://hechingerreport.org/for-preschoolers-after-the-pandemic-more-st…

and here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2023/05/19/outdoor-education-f…

Learn more about the upcoming report about nature-based preschools, published by the Natural Start Alliance, in an eeWEBINAR on May 31. Register for the webinar here >