I love this! What a creative idea the Dutch have come up with. It’s almost as cool as the Forest Schools in Norway. I’m sure it’s quite nice living in these progressive nations that are moving into the 21st century with new creative and innovative ideas instead of moving backwards into the dark ages.
It’s been said that the most important lessons in life are not learned in the classroom, and perhaps in no place is that more true than in the Netherlands where the act of heading to school is itself so enriching. In an age of rising gas prices and skyrocketing cases of childhood obesity, Dutch educators have devised a wonderfully positive way to get kids to and from school — by letting them pedal there themselves on a brand new fleet of bicycle buses. Read more »»»