Early Childhood STEM: Nature-Based Learning Inside and Out

Students studying soils

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  • Webinars

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Natural Start Alliance, North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE)

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Nature provides an endless source of dynamic materials with an infinite variety of applications encouraging exploration, problem-solving, and discovery. The Natural Start Alliance's training webinar, Early Childhood STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math): Using Nature to Drive Learning, delivered by educators at Fiddleheads Forest School, can help teachers capitalize on nature's bounty in their preschool and early childhood classrooms. The hour-long webinar examines STEM learning in the context of early childhood development and models hands-on experiences using nature to inspire children's sense of wonder and build science understandings.

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