2019 Place-Based Education Conference

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WHAT DO ATTENDEES SAY?
“There’s nothing like it in the country. We create a community at this conference.”
“It’s the first conference in a while where I felt people were generally and authentically enjoying themselves at every moment.”

The Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative invites you to join us for the 7th annual Place-Based Education Conference. Come experience a three day conference designed to inspire and support a community of educators around the power of place-based learning.

Come explore best practices and ways to engage students through meaningful discovery of their own communities and environments.

Who should attend?
K-12 educators, informal educators, university faculty and students and community organizations.

 

Past keynote speakers

DR. CAROLYN FINNEY
Writer, Performer and Cultural Geographer

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DR. ROSANNE FORTNER
Founder of the Great Lakes Literacy Principles

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JULIA PUTNAM
Principal, Boggs School in Detroit

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Stay tuned for a stellar lineup of speakers for this year’s conference!

Have questions? Contact Us!

Phone 231-526-7407
info@greatlakesstewardship.org