Eco Ed

Children Playing

Across the board, kids are spending a record amount of time indoors, at school, texting from the mall, reading, or watching TV with little or no connection to the natural world. These kids may be consumer-society casualties newly diagnosed with nature-deficit disorder, a term coined by Richard Louv, in his book Last Child in the Woods. Have a listen to hear about outdoor education programs for kids.

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Listen to the promo:

Links/ Info/ Sources

Ridge and Valley School
http://www.ridgeandvalley.org/
EDUCO, OUTWARD BOUND, NOLS, OPEN SKY,

http://www.educoadventures.org/

www.nols.edu/
www.outwardbound.org

http://www.openskywilderness.com/Grist.org

Bob Ellis, Prescott College-Eco Teacher

Linda Wolfe Buchanan, M.Ed.
Community Education Coordinator
Yavapai College – Verde Campus
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, Arizona 86324

http://www.campusce.net/YC/course/course.aspx?C=176&pc=38&mc=&sc=

http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/index.cfm

http://www.ecokids.com/

http://www.ecokidsusa.org/learn.html

Easy Going Green-Eco Flash Cards for kids
www.easygoinggreenkids.com

info@easygoinggreenkids.com.

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