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.
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November 19, 2018
October 02, 2018
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
Small community-connected schools sharing resources in networks & leveraging local learning opportunities may be the solution to the rural education decline.
January 03, 2018
Post 6 of our #RemakeLearning series shares discussions from the #EdResearchSummit that included the 10 aspects of the #FutureofLearning.
July 17, 2017
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
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
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
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.