1. Learning Locally
Key Strategies that Transform Learning
From Environmental Education to Citizenship and Sustainability
Learning Locally or using the community as a classroom is a strategy available at every school. The opportunities vary according to the school's location and the time of year. Nevertheless there are rich opportunities waiting outside every school door.
- Learning locally takes advantage of the natural, built and cultural amenities that exist in the community - just outside the school doors, often a short walk away.
- Using local experiences for learning expands the confines of the classroom to include the richness of the community and helps redefine learning as a life-long pursuit.
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