Curriculum, Resources, Programming, and Funding

The links below go to organizations or websites that provide a wide variety of information on the various aspects of place-based education. This includes curriculum ideas, research findings, and features on exemplary place-based efforts. Although there is a limited amount of support funding for place-based innovation, you will find some sources that may benefit your region.

Promise of Place

Place-Based Education Evaluation Collaborative

The Center for Place-Based Education

CLEARING: A Resource Journal of Community-based Environmental Literacy Education

Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative

Our Curriculum Matters

Place-based Education (academic website)

Problem-based Learning

The Rural Literature Initiative

Rural School and Community Trust

Rural Schools Partnership

Vermont Rural Partnership: A Grassroots Coalition of Vermont Small Schools