Place Based Education

Getting Smart Podcast | Implementing Place-Based Education

The second podcast in our Place-Based Education campaign shares the perspectives of the teachers, leaders and learners at Teton Science Schools, with advice on how to implement PBE in your classroom, school, campus and community.

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Place Based Education

Book Review: The Power of Place

A review of “The Power of Place,” a book describing how schools in diverse contexts have adopted place-based programs as a way to better engage students.

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Place Based Education

Town Hall Recap: Every Place is a Place

On this monthly town hall, we went long on place-based education and the ways in which it is a powerful tool for building community and inquiry. We also discussed the ways in which community-connected projects are an outstanding way to continue learning through the summer and beyond.

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Future of Learning

Podcast: Francisco Guajardo on the Language of Place

In this week’s podcast, Tom is speaking with Dr. Francisco Gaujardo. Francisco is a leading voice in bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural education and a noted expert in place-based education.

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Place Based Education

Edible School Yard: A Place to Influence Interdisciplinary Skills

The Environmental Charter School takes students outside of the classroom to discover local learning and cross-disciplinary applications in the school’s Edible Schoolyard (ESY). Students not only learn how to garden and cook, but they also draw connections to real world issues and current studies.

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