Elementary School in Floyd VA

Little River Outdoor School

Alternative Elementary and Preschool Education

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Eastern Region Association of Forest and Nature Schools

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Why Choose Forest Schools

Education Benefits of Forest Schools
Forest schools help children develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills through experiential, self-paced learning.
Health Benefits of Forest Schools
Studies have found numerous physical and mental health benefits for children who spend more time active outdoors.
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There is an extensive amount of research that definitively proves that forest schools typically provide better outcomes than traditional schools.

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