Information, Articles and Resources

There are a lot of studies that show that learning outside is beneficial. Whether you are interested in the subject, or need to prove the benefit to an administrator, the articles below might be helpful.

Why Sitting is Killing You

Video of Why Play is Important

The value of Experiential Education

Evidence of Benefits from Environmental Education

Playing outside stimulates creativity 

“Our group was positively influenced, experienced growth and increased confidence, and had an exceptional time at Cottonwood Gulch.  THANK YOU for your wonderful leadership.  You and your colleagues have and shared genuine, contagious passion and made a difference.  We all look forward to another camping trip!” – Holly, Lead Teacher, K-5 class.