ERIC Number: ED442266
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
Reference Count: N/A
Planning School Grounds for Outdoor Learning.
This publication covers the planning and design of school grounds for outdoor learning in new and existing K-12 facilities. It discusses the different types of outdoor learning environments that can be considered, the value of flexible spaces for outdoor learning, and resources for those interested in outdoor learning environments. Also explored are environmental education's physical impact on school grounds, considerations during school site development when outdoor education is to be included, and existing school site redesign for outdoor education. (Contains 20 references.) (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Educational Facilities Design, Elementary Secondary Education, Outdoor Education, Planning
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, Washington, DC.