CAN IMPROVE ACADEMIC OUTCOMES
Only 7/3 of U.S. 8th graders perform
or above standards for science and math ?
SCHOOLS ACROSS THE NATION ARE SEEKING WAYS|
TO IMPROVE ACADEMIC OUTCOMES FOR ALL STUDENTS
|Green schoolyards promote academic achievement through hands-on, experiential learning and by enhancing the cognitive and emotional processes important for learning.|
|Green schoolyards provide experiential learning across many subjects.|
GREEN Help students focus attention and regulate behavior
SCHOOLYARDS Enhance attitudes and engagement with school
CAN Support creativity, critical thinking and problem solvingSeeing nature and greenery from school buildings can foster positive academic outcomes.