Monday, 01 September 2014


Research Reports: Wilderness Education
These studies primarily look at various aspects of student outcomes and programming effects in wilderness education.

Effects of Wilderness Expeditions on Creative Problem Solving Skills (2014) 362
Fostering Experiential Self-Regulation Through Outdoor Adventure Education (2013) 486
Learning Styles on Adventure Courses (2010) 787
Backcountry Nutrition (2013) 814
Wilderness-Based Semester Learning (2012) 787
Peer Effects on Noncognitive Ability (2008) 807
Physiological Adaptations in Extended Technical Mountaineering (1985) 876
Nurturing The Heart And Soul Of Education: (Secular) Spirituality (2008) 1415
Instructor Influence of Student Learning at NOLS (2009) 1719
Awakening Place Awareness During A 30-day Wilderness Leadership Program (2008) 1461
Stove Efficiency Experiment: VIDEO (2009) 3422
Does participation on a NOLS course increase responsible environmental behavior? (1995) 1489
Do increases in self-efficacy on NOLS courses persist after one year? (1998) 1497
What characteristics influence NOLS course participants' perception of achievement? (2007) 1360
Does supporting student autonomy on NOLS courses help achieve educational objectives? (2007) 1390
Using retrospective pretests for assessing student growth (2007) 1467
How do students on NOLS courses learn? (2008) 1811
Which NOLS learning objectives transfer to participants lives and how long do they last? (2008) 3318
Do NOLS courses influence participants' perception of their achievement? (2008) 1616
NOLS & Univ. of Utah Research: Transfer of Learning Survey (2008) 2177
NOLS & Univ. of Utah Research: Long-term Impacts of Wilderness Education (2008) 4663
Perspectives on the Integration of Wilderness Research and Education (1994) 1622
Factors Influencing Leadership Development in Wilderness Education (1994) 2050
A National Study of Outdoor Wilderness Experience (1998) 2797
NOLS Research Program 1999 Annual Report and Completed Papers (1999) 1628
Organizational Collaboration in Outdoor Adventure Education (2007) 1632
Student Learning in Outdoor Education: A Case Study From NOLS (2008) 2095
Exploring Participant Development Through Adventure-Based Programming: A Model from NOLS (2007) 2020
Addressing Response-shift Bias: Retrospective Pretests in Recreation Research and Evaluation (2007) 1644
A Means-End Investigation of Outcomes Associated with Outward Bound and NOLS Programs (2007) 1781
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