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Organizations, people, websites, online tools and more for extending and developing place-based learning activities

Support for designing place-based learning activities

Documents to help you design your place-based learning activity: City Tech’s General Education Proposal, including General Education Learning Outcomes [pdf] Activity Template [.docx] Sample Activity Template: Jonas Reitz’s Infinity activity [pdf] Kuh’s High Impact Practices [pdf] Thanks to Karen Goodlad … Continue reading

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Resources for placed-based projects

I came across several resources today that all seemed to lead me to think of the Placed-based Learning Toolkit. Please feel free to share, repost, etc. Storytelling tools: this is a collection of tools, including mapping tools and timeline tools, … Continue reading

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Organizations that can serve as resources for place-based learning activities: Brooklyn: Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center The Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center of City Tech aims to raise awareness about critical issues facing Brooklyn’s waterfront through research, teaching, and public programming. Brooklyn … Continue reading

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Mapping tools, websites and other resources on the web

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Online Resources A comprehensive list of software, data sets, and online lectures compiled by the Map Division at NYPL. OpenStreetMap The free wiki world map; create a free account to edit and create maps. Wikimapia A … Continue reading

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