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Girls in the Backcountry

“I just feel really confident since the “all-girls” elective. I feel like I could go into the backcountry with boys or girls and do everything and feel strong. Knowing that I am capable is something I will for sure carry with me into the future.” – Grade 9 student  As our Outdoor Education programs at Connect have expanded over the past … Continue reading

Beyond the destination: A reflection on Outdoor Education

My favourite moment was every moment. The quiet is beautiful…  When I was a kid, I used to see faces in everything. It’s been nice to find them again. Grade 9 OE Student Things I realized I forget to notice in the city: mountains, clouds and the way their shadows move across the peaks, baby trees, the sound … Continue reading

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