Case Study: In Steamboat Springs, Colorado, School Children Provide Demonstrable and Lasting Value to the Community

ArcNews October, 2002

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Youth-and-Community
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"Place-based education" is a popular concept grounded in the theory that if children are taught their lessons in a form and manner that incorporates relevant local issues and reflects local values, not only is the educational experience enhanced but it also fosters youths' commitment to their community.

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http://www.esri.com/news/arcnews/fall02articles/in-steamboat-springs.html