Speaker Series: "The Best Day Ever"
with Patti Bailie
Members: $12 Non-Members: $15
Location: Gilsland Farm, Falmouth
Join nature-based early childhood education leader, Patti Bailie, for a screening of Antoich New England's short film "The Best Day Ever" and discussion about forest field days in Vermont kindergartens. Dr. Bailie will share the latest research and trends associated with how experience and play in nature contributes to childhood development.
This event is part of the national "Week of the Young Child."
Patti Bailie is Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education at University of Maine Farmington. Dr. Bailie is active in the field of early childhood environmental education serving on the advisory board of the Natural Start Alliance and as consulting editor of the International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education. Her research interests include identifying high quality practices of nature-based preschools and their impact on school readiness.
Talk: Apr 11th, 2019
Thu from 7:00 - 8:30 pm
20 Gilsland Farm Road
Falmouth, ME 04105 Get directions