Teaching Kids about Nature in School is Good for Their Grades
There is an encouraging article written by the Project: Green Industry bloggers about the connection between an environmental based curriculum and increased test scores. The article references several U.S.A. based studies and new teaching methods which connect kids in the classroom with environmental issues. It encourages them to think about their communities, schools, and lives within a natural context. If you want to read more, check it out here: Schools look to get kids out of the classroom.