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Forest and Nature School in Canada: Growing a Movement

Social movements are characterized by a group of people who get together to advance their shared ideas, intended to bring about change. The York Region Nature Collaborative is working to be a part of the movement that helps bring back outdoor play and nature experiences to childhood because as Frost (2009) relates “during the short span of three or four decades, centuries-old freedom to play has evolved into a play and play environments crisis that threatens the health, fitness and welfare of children”...