Research & Resources

At Your Fingertips

Teton Science Schools has compiled an exhaustive database of research and resources for Place Based Education.

Research & Resources

Teton Science Schools has compiled an exhaustive database of research and resources for Place Based Education.

We encourage you to visit the Teton Science Schools' Place Network Schools website and explore the following resource categories relevant to Place Based Education and principles modeled within the Place Network Schools framework:

  1. Place Based Education
  2. Rural Communities and Schools
  3. Accountability
  4. Community as Classroom
  5. Design Thinking
  6. Inquiry-based Learning
  7. Interdisciplinary Project-based Learning
  8. Learner Centered Competency-based Learning
  9. Local-to-Global Context

In addition, you can find a deep dive look into each of the six place-based education principles, including best practices and student exemplar projects, in their Diving into Place Based Education series: found here.

A Perspective from Wales

A Welsh Study Explores Making the Case for Place-Based Learning and the Rural Advantage

Read the report in its entirety.