The outdoor learning environment

Leading team

Prof. Nir Orion

Postdocs and students

Ronit Laub, PhD student

R&D team

Ron Ben-Shalom, Tamar Katzman


The model that I have developed for integrating the outdoors as a legitimate component of a curriculum has been adopted all over the world.

Related Articles

  • Yunker, M., Orion, N. and Lernau, H. (2011). “Merging playfulness with the formal science curriculum in an outdoor learning envrionment.” Children, Youth and Environments 21(2): 271-293.

Related Materials (in Hebrew)

Link to project website