‘Bottoms Up’ Barefoot Walk: Simon Fraser University Burnaby Mountain Campus Tour

By Michael Maser (PHD Candidate, Faculty of Education, SFU; Career educator and sustainability advocate) Walking is a highly intelligent activity. This intelligence, however, is not located exclusively in the head but is distributed throughout the entire field of relations comprised by the presence of the human being in the inhabited world. ~ Timothy Ingold (2004) To walk […]

Restless Whilings on Place-Making: Imaginative Investigations in #Forestschool

By Kelsey Keller (MEd in Imaginative Education, Elementary School Educator) Every Thursday last year our classroom community engaged in the ritual of #Forestschool. The Forest was, and continues to be, a gracious teacher. It has offered enticing provocations; opportunities to solidify developing knowledge in experiential learning; compelling room to be restless; and the physical, mental, and […]

Opportunities For Learning and Connecting (Fall 2021)

Greetings imaginative eco-educators! Thank you for all your interest in outdoor, imaginative learning! I’m excited to share some ways you can deepen and expand your understanding of The Walking Curriculum (TWC) and the principles of Imaginative Ecological Education on which it is based. Details below! You can PARTICIPATE in our upcoming webinar hosted by our great partner CBEEN! You […]