Braving muggy weather, mosquitoes, and quicksand-like mud known as “detritis,” students entered the salt marsh for “the best Ranger Time yet!” Students stuck their feet into sandy, knee high boots and set off to explore organisms f
When a team from WBZ CBS Boston arrived on Thompson Island, our Connections students got the chance to share in their own words what their Thompson Island Outward Bound experiences have been like this summer. Watch the interviews or read Pa
Week three of Summer Connections saw the students climbing towards new heights- and reaching them. With “physical fitness,” as the guiding pillar, students pushed themselves physically and mentally through climbing courses, low ropes, Ra
After week two of Summer Connections, students boarded the ferry with muddy sneakers and a newfound passion for collecting crabs. “This has been my favorite part of Summer Connections so far,” shared one student, adding, “it was
Watch Nikki Tabron of Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center and Eric Arnold of Hale Reservation talk about how their hands-on learning programs can help local students bridge gaps in STEM achievement and job opportunities with Chris Lovett on the
The Summer Connections 2018 program has kicked off with a week that included summer heat, ecosystem exploration, and a variety of games and initiatives to spark team-building among the new groups of BPS students.
After arriving on the boat