“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in."
MEET OUR TEAM
These inspiring teachers lead our programs and savor time in nature.
ABOUT OUR TEACHERS
We hire teachers with complementary skill sets. Our teachers have experience working with young children and come from progressive fields of education with emphasis on nature-based, environmental, and outdoor learning.
Everyone on our team, including interns and volunteers, undergo extensive background checks. Lead teachers have current CPR and First Aid certifications and have recieved Nature-Based Teacher Certifcation through the Eastern Region Association of Forest and Nature Schools (ERAFANS.org).
Our team participates in ongoing professional development including: collaborative planning, team meetings, attending and facilitating PD workshops, partnerships with other nature-based schools, written publications, membership to professional associations, and work with (or as) consultants, regionally, nationally, and internationally.
We are hiring experienced part-time educators for 2020-2021 programs, beginning in late August. Preview our forest preschool teacher job description or our forest kinder co-op teacher description and follow up if you're interested. We will be hiring a director in 2021-2022. Contact: Monica email@example.com.