Open Discussion Forum

  • 1.  Outdoor play & social-emotional development

    Posted 7 days ago
    Any thoughts/research on the importance of outdoor play and connections to social-emotional development in IT or PREK?

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    Alison Rutter
    Associate Professor
    East Stroudsburg University
    [East Stroudsburg] [PA]
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  • 2.  RE: Outdoor play & social-emotional development

    Posted 7 days ago
    Meant to include all physical play, not just outdoor play!

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    Alison Rutter
    Associate Professor
    East Stroudsburg University
    [East Stroudsburg] [PA]
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  • 3.  RE: Outdoor play & social-emotional development

    Posted 6 days ago
    Julie Ernst at the University of Florida has done some small-scale studies on this topic. As an introduction to her work, I wrote a short blog post: https://www.oraeyc.org/single-post/nature-preschools-impact-on-young-children-s-learning-the-research

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    Nicole Fravel
    Owner
    wildwood nature school
    Portland OR
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