Consulting and Design
The CEC consulting and design team supports other early childhood education programs and organizations through a range of consulting and design services, including curriculum development, yard design, and center start-up, all focused on the outdoor classroom philosophy. To learn more about these services, contact Lynn Farwell.


Outdoor Classroom Project
The Outdoor Classroom Project ® (OCP) is an initiative of the CEC and an outgrowth of our long-standing whole-child approach. To learn more about educational opportunities, professional collaboration, and educator workshops and trainings offered, please visit the OCP website!

Check out our recommended and reviewed resources on outdoor learning and its benefits for children's development for educators, parents, designers, contractors, and everyone interested in the field of early care and education. Resources include qualitative research on the outdoor classroom, more information about the CEC's educational approach, and how to implement your own outdoor classroom.