WildED provides experiential, engaging, indoor-outdoor school-based programs. Our professional educators are certified teachers and experienced wilderness explorers who share their knowledge and lifetime of adventures to inspire, educate and motivate youth to make a personal connection with nature. WildED provides educational rigour as well as catalytic experiences to create awareness, enthusiasm and curiosity to experience BC’s wilderness first-hand.
WildED programs will:
- Inspire a personal connection to nature, parks and wilderness among BC’s young people as well as teachers
- Increase understanding of, and appreciation for, the natural world
- Motivate young people and teachers to take action to care for nature and wild places
How do I book a WildED program?
I’ve heard WildED is free, is this true?
How will students benefit from WildED?
How does WildED help meet my needs as a teacher?
Will I need to do any work or preparation beforehand?
"(WildED) did a wonderful job engaging students in wilderness settings and creating an appreciation
for the wild."
"Katy quickly establishes a rapport with the students. She has amazing
wilderness experience and her awe, knowledge and respect of the environment
is easily shared with them. She spent a full day with my grade 4/5 class, a
day full of varied activities. I highly recommend this program."
BC curriculum-linked programs for grades 2 – 12 (either 1/2 day or full day programs)
Download full program descriptions below in PDF format.
Guided nature hikes for grades 4 – 12 (either 1/2 day or full-day)
Workshops for Teachers
Hands-on educational workshops for teachers’ conferences and Pro-D days that provide a detailed overview of our curriculum linked syllabus, as well as a better understanding of how wilderness education benefits students.
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