September 19, 2020

Outdoor Classrooms


For the past few years Dothan Brook School 3rd graders have been spending one day a week in their outdoor classroom.  Each year, under the direction of 3rd grade teacher Nicolette Raney, and with support from staff, students, and family, the classroom has grown and developed right along with the students.  Dothan Brook has expanded the outdoor education program this year as well, creating spaces for students in all grades.  Due to COVID concerns, many schools are considering outdoor classrooms this year.  Mrs. Raney had the opportunity to speak with reporters from Insider Magazine about her success with the outdoor classroom.  Read the article on Insider.com.