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ERIC Number: EJ593797
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1096-9144
In Pursuit of a Bioregional Curriculum: An Interview with John Elder.
Orion Afield: Working for Nature and Community, v3 n2 p26-28 Spr 1999
A professor at Middlebury College (Vermont) discusses the benefits of teaching outdoors; the development of a bioregional curriculum that interweaves the indigenous, scientific, and literary lineages of a specific place; the use of journal writing to connect students to local geographies and communities; and the value of place-based education for a largely mobile population. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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