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07/22/19

In the News: Summer Learning on Thompson Island Featured in The Boston Globe

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“Expanding horizons: Boston students learn, play on Thompson Island” covers the breadth and depth of Thompson Island Outward Bound's summer programs for Boston Public Schools students and our unique approach to experiential and social-emotional learning. Globe correspondent Alison Kuznitz writes:

“Thompson Island Outward Bound Connections program creates a rare, yet exhilarating mixture of summer school and summer camp. Middle- and high school students catch an early morning ferry from the Seaport, play nature-themed games like “camouflage” once they dock, and use the island as an all-encompassing classroom.”

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Photo by David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

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