Teach Outside
Resources and inspiration for current and aspiring outdoor educators and those interested in a natural learning environment.

Heather's Laboratory


Heather's Laboratory

My experiments, musings, and expressions of gratitude. Listed in alphabetical order by title.

Bioluminescent Dinoflagellates

A brief experiment with adding nitrogen sources to bioluminescent dinoflagellate colonies.


Introduction to the checklist:

Food for thought for current educators, supporting their own and families' health.


The goals I used when initially setting up my first Teach Outside website. Still solid after all these years!

I Used to Be Scared

Unpublished article I wrote about why our educational system needs to change.

Self-Contained Aquatic Ecosystems

An experiment in creating attractive, closed-system aquaria for shrimp.

Self-Contained Terraria

An experiment in containing closed-system terraria.

Thank You!

This site would not be possible without the following people: