Environmental Learning with Skylar Primm – Season 2 Episode 5

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Skylar is a co-lead teacher and advisor at High Marq Environmental Charter School, the treasurer for Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education, and a fellow of the Greater Madison Writing Project. His teaching practice is grounded in Project-Based Learning that allows education to be used as a tool to connect youth with their community and become environmentally conscious citizens.

In this episode of TG2Cast Skylar and I discuss how Project Based and Environmental Learning create authentic learning experiences for students.

Topics include:

  • What is Environmental Education and how does it fit with Project Based Learning?

  • The philosophy behind Project Based and Environmental Learning.

  • How parents and students perceive Project Based Learning.

  • Why Project Based Learning and gradeless pedagogy go hand in hand.

  • How Project Based Learning and gradeless students perform beyond high school.

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