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What is meant by holistic development?

Explore the idea of holistic development/education. The Forest School approach to learning is a holistic one. This means, rather than focussing solely one area of learning, participants are able to experience sessions that are designed to cater for the spectrum of developmental needs: physical, intellectual, linguistic, emotional, spiritual and social. The core of such an…
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Summary of the Forest School approach to learning

The ethos of the Forest School approach to learning is based on placing the learner (in this case the child) at the centre of the learning experience; everything is focused towards the learner and her development with the adult(s) acting as facilitator, rather than as a teacher. A Forest School approach is one that considers…
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