UK educators tout the benefits of outdoor learning

12/3/2012 | Guardian (London), The

School trips and outdoor learning opportunities have steadily declined, due in part to curriculum pressures, shrinking budgets and reluctant parents. During a recent roundtable on the subject, educators in the United Kingdom advocated for outdoor learning, citing benefits such as learning physical skills, self-confidence, developing relationships and taking risks.

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