Required textbook reading:
- Childcare Law: Cases, Concepts and Compliance
Unit 1: Duty of Care
Chapter 4: Managing the Outdoor Classroom
Insurance statistics consistently show that the risk of student injuries increases radically when the outdoor classroom is in session (whether during the school day or in after school care) and with that increase in risk comes an increase in potential liability. This chapter discusses best practices for overseeing an Outdoor Classroom.