International Forest School Day

Sunday, May 3 was Forest School Day.

Did you know the forest school movement was started in Europe? Being outside in all kinds of weather, spending your childhood in mud and sand has always been an integral part of European thinking. Below are some interesting articles about the history of the movements in Europe and the USA.

History of Forest School

Teaching Among the Trees

https://iuwest.wordpress.com/2019/01/25/forest-schools-in-europe/

http://richardlouv.com/books/last-child/

Happy reading

Maren

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