Place-based education : connecting classrooms and communities / David Sobel.
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Series InformationNature literacy series.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Hartford City PL - Hartford City||371.384 S (Text)||76051000177733||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781935713050
- ISBN: 1935713051
- Physical Description: 147 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: Second edition.
- Publisher: Great Barrington, Massachusetts. : Orion, 
"© 2004, 2005 The Orion Society."
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-140).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Something's happening here -- Distance from beauty -- Reconceptualizing environmental education -- Out behind Taco Bell -- New directions in school reform -- What research says: how place-based education increases academic achievement -- Building a tree-legged stool of academic achievement, social capital, and environmental quality -- Sowing seeds -- Creating place-based schools: core strategies -- Classroom walls opening wide -- Notes from the field.
The author details and celebrates an approach to teaching that emphasizes connections among school, community, and environment.
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