MDC offers free nature-focused online learning resources

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With so many Missourians stuck at home, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is offering teachers, parents, students, and others its free Discover Nature Schools (DNS) nature-based curriculum for pre-kindergarten through high school online.

Find DNS information and curriculum for pre-kindergarten through high school online at

MDC also offers other nature-based learning resources at

Find a variety of nature-based video segments from MDC at

The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education offers tips on how to support student learning at home at

Get more nature-based info from the MDC website at

With the current public-health emergency caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19), MDC reminds people to continue to heed recommendations for hand washing, social distancing, and all other public-health measures during outdoor activities.