Book Title: Place-Based Education: Connecting Classrooms and Communities (Nature Literacy Series, Vol. 4)
Publisher: Orion Society
Author: David Sobel
In Placed-Based Education, David Sobel, the author of the highly influential book Beyond Ecophobia, details and celebrates an approach to teaching that emphasizes connections among school, community , and environment. Through academic research, practical examples, and insightful strategies drawn from classrooms throughout the United States, Sobel outlines the practice and pedagogy of this transformative philosophy of education.