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Placed-Based Education: Childhood & Nature Lecture

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Name: Placed-Based Education: Childhood & Nature Lecture
Date: February 26, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST
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Event Description:
Join us for a free lecture open to the public. Wednesday, February 26th 6:00pm -7:30pm “If we want children to flourish, to become truly empowered, then let us allow them to love the earth before we ask them to save it. “ -David Sobel

David Sobel is an education writer who has helped in developing the philosophy of place-based education. He has written extensively on the topic in books and numerous articles. Through academic research, practical examples, and step-by-step strategies drawn from classrooms throughout the United States, Sobel celebrates teachers who emphasize the connection of school, community, and environment. Place-Based Education uses the local community and environment as the starting place for curriculum learning, strengthening community bonds, appreciation for the natural world, and a commitment to citizen engagement. Davis Sobel's website: https://www.davidsobelauthor.com/
Location:
Community Arts Center 10046 CHURCH ST. TRUCKEE, CA 96161
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, Feb 26th from 6:00pm -7:30pm
Contact Information:
For questions about the event or Golden Valley Tahoe School, please call: 530-717-3019 For questions about the event or Golden Valley Tahoe School, please call: 530-717-3019
Fees/Admission:
The event is free Childcare is available, $5/per child donation.
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