Harmony's Blog – July 2010 Archive (2)

Place-based Education, My Passion

Using the pond behind the school to teach ecosystems.



~Interviewing local lawmakers to understand the political process.



~Visiting a local business to facilitate an understanding of supply and demand.



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. It… Continue

Added by Harmony on July 19, 2010 at 5:25pm — No Comments

Taiga Trekkers

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