Place-based Education


Place-based Education

Place-based is the belief that teaching happens most effectively through use of the local culture, politics, art, environment, economy, geography etc.... creating a concrete context in which students can build connections to the content being taught.

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Lessons from Professor Snowman - Inquiry Learning 2 Replies

Lessons from Professor Snowman - from my blog…Continue

Tags: inquiry, ideas, lesson, education, place-based

Started by Harmony. Last reply by Stefan Anderson Jan 29, 2013.

The Sandy Classroom

Centers at the Beach…Continue

Started by Harmony Aug 12, 2012.

JW gardner

Cut FlowersI found this gem of a quote by J.W. Gardner recently. Much education today is monumentally…Continue

Started by Harmony Aug 12, 2012.

How did your 2012 Let's G.O. (Get Outside) event go?!

We're so excited to hear about your April events! Please join the Let's G.O.! (Get Outside) group and post your stories and photos.Haven't heard of Let's G.O.! yet? It's not too late!Everyone can…Continue

Started by Daniella (Donna) Drader Apr 17, 2012.

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Comment by Katie Scott on July 22, 2010 at 8:50pm
I fully support this and look forward to more communications!

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