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2014-01-27 23:22:41

'No App for That' event will help parents connect kids to nature and teach the importance of setting boundaries for screen devices in the home. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 “Screen time” the time children spend in front of some sort of electronic device- has taken over an alarming portion of U.S. children’s lives. The “No App for That” Event in Orlando on Feb.1, 2014 will take a step to try and change that. The American Academy of Pediatrics estimates children...

2014-01-25 00:20:23

OLYMPIA, Wash., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today a joint work session was held with three legislative committees to investigate how to deliver environmental science education to all children in Washington State. A panel of leaders from the Pacific Education Institute (PEI) presented a solution before three House committees, Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, House Agriculture and Natural Resources and House Education Committee. PEI provides rich learning experiences for...

2013-11-19 23:29:02

In order to better serve their outdoor enthusiast clientele Big Game Gear has opened up shop on Amazon. Nearly all of their products will be available through the site as well as a new marine division of items. Hallettsville, TX (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Recently outdoor gear company Big Game Gear, made it easier for people to shop for their sporting goods online by opening a new Amazon Store. While the outdoor Amazon store is still being stocked, Big Game Gear will eventually have all...

2013-11-01 23:23:35

Matt Hoag, PhD, Katie Massey, MSW and Sean Roberts, MS present the major evolutions in wilderness therapy clients' complexity and meeting the new challenges with sophisticated clinical intervention at Symposium on Experiential Education Research (SEER) conference Oct 31 - Nov 2. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Dr. Matt Hoag, Katie Massey and Sean Roberts present "Dissecting the Wilderness Therapy Client: Clinical Trends, Findings and Industry Patterns" to their...

2013-10-31 23:32:58

Trails Carolina wilderness program for teens joins National Bullying Awareness month. Asheville, North Carolina (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Trails Carolina, a wilderness program for adolescent girls and boys ages 10 - 17, located in Western North Carolina, joins National Bullying Awareness Month. It is reported that 70% of grade school students report bullying as an ongoing problem and 90% of middle school aged children report being bullied. Bullying is an increasing concern for children...

2013-10-23 23:24:28

The Nature Conservancy and high school educators release Anthology of Urban Environmental Education in book and online format. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 A unique partnership between the world’s leading conservation non-profit and city high school teachers across the country has created, for the first time, a comprehensive tool which allows students to learn about the vital role nature plays in their urban environments. For more than a year, teachers from green high schools...

2013-10-03 23:33:53

Dr. Reedy presents on the inherent power of wilderness living and the mechanics of sophisticated wilderness therapy to dramatically confront and treat the underlying dynamics of addiction, at Cirque Lodge this Friday. Sundance, UT (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Dr. Brad Reedy, LMFT, co-owner and Director of Clinical Services for Second Nature Therapeutic Wilderness Programs (snwp.com), will present at Cirque Lodge’s lunch series on “Experiential Therapy as a Vehicle for Treating Addiction...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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