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November 19, 2018

Design Thinking, City as Classroom, Museum as Home Base

Tom recently visited the Grand Rapids Public Museum School that's rooted in design thinking and place-based education. Here's a look at the school and how they're using their XQ Super School grant to extend their vision for high-quality, community as a classroom learning opportunities for more students.

October 02, 2018

Giving the Gift of Place

In this episode Tom & Emily take you on a virtual field trip to Murie Ranch, in the Grand Teton National Park, to talk about place-based education with Christen Girard and Nate McClennen

September 26, 2018

Network of Place-Based Community-Connected Rural Schools Receive Grant to Expand

Small community-connected schools sharing resources in networks & leveraging local learning opportunities may be the solution to the rural education decline.

January 03, 2018

Building a Shared Vision of the #FutureofLearning

Post 6 of our #RemakeLearning series shares discussions from the #EdResearchSummit that included the 10 aspects of the #FutureofLearning.

July 17, 2017

Improving Learner Experience: Agency, Community, Challenge

Join us on a walking tour of downtown Boise with Nate McClennen of Teton Science Schools and Neva Geisler of student-led One Stone discussing PBE, learner experience and the power of community connections.

April 05, 2017

The Common Core of the Student Needs the Common Core of Place

Place-Based Education is fundamental to supporting "whole-child" development, as it propels students towards becoming active citizens, showing them that change is possible and that initiative and creativity are critical.

August 10, 2016

20 Schools and Networks That Educate With A Sense of Place

An illustrative list of 20 U.S. schools implementing Place-Based Education by taking advantage of local geography to create authentic, meaningful and engaging personalized learning for students.

August 01, 2016

Project-Based and Place-Based Learning in New Tech Schools

Here are two examples of how New Tech Network schools often engage in project-based and place-based learning experiences that leverage partnerships and community assets for authentic and meaningful student learning.



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