It's Time to Rewild the Child

George Monbiot argues that the more time children spend in the classroom, the worse they do at school because our narrow education system only rewards a particular skill set. He says that when you take failing pupils to the countryside, they often thrive – yet funding for outdoor education is being cut. George took a group of children to the seaside with the adventure learning charity WideHorizons.

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