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The evidence is compelling that less screen time and more personal interaction develops a child's brain for greater success in life.

“If We Change the Beginning of the Story, We Change the Whole Story”

  Below is a fascinating TEDx talk from a pediatrician, researcher, and parent who is working to understand how technological over-stimulation of children affects their development and future success. Some of us recall that in Read more

Outdoor Classroom Project Showcased at National Association for the Education of Young Children Conference

The Orfalea Foundation’s Santa Barbara County Outdoor Classroom Project was showcased at a national convening last week for educators from around the globe. The session, entitled “Transforming Our Approach to ECE at the Regional┬áLevel: ┬áThe Read more

Nurturing Body, Brain, and Curiosity: An Outdoor Classroom Conference

Early childhood educators will gather at Dos Pueblos High School in Santa Barbara on Saturday, May 18, for a rich array of interactive and energizing workshops from the Outdoor Classroom Project. Workshops will focus on Read more