Position Statement on Education Outside the Classroom (EOtC)

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British Columbia, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Health, Wellbeing & Development, Indigenous Peoples & Place-Based Outdoor Play, Parents, Practice, Professional Development, Statement
About This Project

The Environmental Educators Provincial Specialist Association (EEPSA) in British Columbia put together a Position Statement on Education Outside the Classroom. In the Statement the authors outline the social, emotional, physical and academic benefits of spending time outside, recommendations on bringing education outdoors, as well as a call to action to discuss their recommendations, directed at the Ministry of Education.

 

Read the Position Statement here.