At Bright Horizons, our child care and early education centers encourage children to reach their full potential. Through discovery, language-rich experiences, a loving and nurturing faculty, and friendships that begin in infancy, children who come to Bright Horizons build a strong foundation for a lifetime of learning. We help children to see the world as an invitation to learn, grow, and live fully, and prepare them to approach school and academics with skills, confidence, and the drive to succeed.
For 50 years and with more than 1 million participants, Outward Bound continues to lead the way in outdoor adventure-education for youth and adults. With locations throughout the United States and Internationally and over 500 courses to choose from, your perfect adventure awaits!
Outward Bound programs emphasize personal growth through experience and challenge in the wilderness. Students develop self-reliance, responsibility, teamwork, confidence, compassion, as well as environmental and community stewardship.
Courses range in length from four days to three months, for ages 12 to 45+. Activities include backpacking, canoeing, rock climbing, mountaineering, white water rafting, sailing, dog sledding, skiing and much more. Scholarships are available. (less)... Read more