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7 questions you ask yourself before your child’s first Outward Bound course – answered

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Enrolling your child for the first time in an Outward Bound outdoor education course can leave you with a lot of questions. Parents who have no previous experience with outdoor education or are themselves not very comfortable in the outdoors naturally have numerous doubts about what expects their child on the course. In this post we’re going to give you the answers to the 7 …

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TEACHING GENERATION Z: 5 characteristics of this generation to keep in mind when stepping into the classroom

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In this post, we are going to discuss what’s important to be aware of about students who belong to Generation Z and how you can adapt your teaching methods to their needs and learning styles to reach better learning outcomes. Since our first course in 2005, a generational shift has happened, and we have understood that we need to adapt our courses and methodology of …

DIGITAL DETOX: A NEW CHALLENGE? Another beneficial tool of Outward Bound Croatia

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Many publications describe the beneficial impact of Outward Bound courses for participants. These publications describe improvements mainly in Character: displaying increased self-awareness and self-confidence while demonstrating understanding and compassion toward others, leadership and service. Leadership: demonstrating the ability to set goals, inspire and guide others to achieve them. Furthermore, exhibiting the ability to collaborate, communicate, solve problems and resolve conflicts effectively. Service: demonstrating social and …

7 reasons your child should attend OBC

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They will identify strengths in themselves that they never realised they had Everyone has untapped potential, the only problem is that we don’t know what we don’t know. Sometimes it’s difficult to identify part of our personality that could really benefit us or others around us.  Strengths such as determination, teamwork and responsibility may sit inside us for days, weeks or years until we have and …

„You feel fulfilled, proud and satisfied with yourself. That is important.“

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– Impression of participant on Outward Bound program – „Summer Adventure in Lika“ June in Outward Bound Croatia is reserved for “Summer Adventures” which are an excellent option for children to spend part of the summer holidays in a quality setting and learn more about their abilities, personal responsibility and teamwork and gain new friendships and beautiful memories. During the program, we work especially to …

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„Maybe you are not aware of it, but to most of us – you changed our lives, of course, each in a different way“

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Impressions of a participant of “Summer school Nikola Tesla OBC program” This summer along with our classical Outward Bound courses, we organize 2 “Summer school Nikola Tesla OBC programs” supported by the Rotary club Zagreb. 10- day educational program together with OB expedition, includes visit to birth house of Ante Starčevića and visit to memorial centre of Nikola Tesla as well as lecture by the …

Marija Mažić, mag.paed.soc., educator

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Eight days can feel like a short time or it can feel like a life time. This was confirmed by the youth from our Center who participated in the exchange program “Stronger for Tomorrow”, hosted by Outward Bound in the Lika region of Croatia. With all the interesting content on the course, outdoor adventures, social interaction, and group activities, it seemed as if the days …

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Eight-day technology-free adventure

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life begins at the end of your comfort zone Lucija Mlakar, 3.b My spring vacation in the Nature Park Papuk on a project led by the organization Outward Bound. iving with all the obligations, problems, deadlines and stress that our fast-paced everyday-life forces on us, we ask ourselves: do we even have time to „live“? We are breathing, but we are not living – we …

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Why the EVS in OB changed my life

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This january I went to visit some of the beautiful islands in Croatia and I made my thoughts rippling across the waves of the wondeful sea. I was born and I grew up near the sea, I cannot resist its charme. Our friend Alenka asked me “What is the event or thing that changed your life?”. I didn’t hesitate and I said “coming in Croatia …

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My experience with OBC – Ana Barišić

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There are things in life that you just have to try to know what is their true value. To take part during two months in two beautiful projects organized by great leaders and a even better persons, was truly an honour for me. At first I thought I was going just for fun, for getting to know different cultures and people from different parts of …