Louise Zimanyi on Developing Wonder, Wisdom in A Forest School Program

By Stephen G Hurley

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Louise Zimanyi is Professor of Early Childhood Education, School of Health Sciences, Humber College, Toronto

Louise has extensive experience in global and regional programming, policy development and advocacy in early childhood development (including Sustainable Development Goals 4 target on ECD) . She is currently researching how young children develop wonder, wisdom and relationships in a forest and nature program (co-piloted in at Humber College 2016) as well as parent perspectives of their children’s experiences in the forest nature program.

Louise’s article in The Conversation, “Wonder and wisdom in a children’s forest nature program” can be found at:

theconversation.com/wonder-and-wisd…-program-106692