Environmental Learning with Skylar Primm – Season 2 Episode 5
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.
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.