Community Based Learning in Vermont: What’s going on?

…is community-based learning? Community Based Learning (CBL) refers broadly to student learning experiences outside the traditional school building or school day. These learning experiences are overseen by outside learning facilitators,…

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Making history on the radio with community partners

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…still plays a very viable role in this community, I feel, and I grew up in this community, so it’s something that has always been near and dear to my…

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Community & Culture

…takes deliberate work to build and grow. Learning is happening. Collaboration is smooth. Laughter is present. How do we get more of that? Building community, all day, every day We…

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All about service learning

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…adults. That’s community service, right? That’s another misunderstanding I see a lot, is that community service is usually detached from the curriculum. It’s usually adult-decided. The example I like to…

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Family & Community Involvement

Family & Community Involvement Part of successful technology integration in schools is the welcoming of families and community members into the dialog around 21st century learning. Whether it’s communicating with…

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#vted Reads: Hemingway, with Elijah Hawkes

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…not a diverse school community. To say, “We’re not diverse,” erases… five, 10, 15, 20 individual students. Even though Randolph Union is 95% students who identity as white. I can…

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Race Against Racism VT

…solving. She clearly demonstrated responsible and involved citizenship by contributing to the enhancement of community life, respecting diversity, showing moral courage, and showing a commitment to community wellness by organizing…

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How to make real, sustainable change in the Northeast Kingdom

…action around their school and community. Here’s how it worked. Sustain your community garden Last year, one of the projects the 8th graders at Burke did for Global Goals was…

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Community-based learning

…learned from a community conversation on race Confronting climate change in the classroom What I Learned at the Youth Climate Strike (re)Building community How to create empathy with your community

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Getting personal about systemic equity

…are not enough. The voice from our students, families, staff, administration and community must out shine our lack of understanding from the past.” Let’s look at how SBSD, along with…

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