Author: Kimbree Brown, PhD

Kimbree Brown, PhD is the director of St Andrew Preschool a Nature Explore-certified preschool in Vancouver that emphasizes a nature-based model of early education. She has a PhD in counseling psychology from the University of Oregon and many years of experience working with children and families. She loves spending time outdoors and using nature as a teaching tool. In her free time, Kimbree enjoys hiking, reading sci-fi stories, eating good food, and spending time with friends and family.

Experienced local educators share vital strategies to developing strong family-school partnerships.

Helping children to understand and care for their natural world is a critical part of healthy development. Now is the time to embrace a nature-based philosophy and curriculum for early learning.