Responses to the current Covid-19 crisis include teaching and learning outdoors. But, does education outside the classroom (EOtC) lead to better 24h movement behaviours? This question, and related sub-questions, will be investigated in the upcoming large-scale Danish EOtC efficacy study, MOVEOUT. In total, 48 teachers and their classes will be randomly allocated to participate in a two-day course and to start up regular EOtC during the school year 2022/23 or wait to the subsequent school year. The Novo Nordisk Foundation has granted approx. 5 mill. DKK to the project and the study.
Read more about MOVEOUT (in Danish)