Last year, Vanessa researched the lived experience of teachers who value and practice place-based education in SD 57. Join her to learn her findings and recommendations on how we can move forward with Place-based education with our classes and in our district.
This session is full.
Vanessa Elton has worked in the field of Environmental Education for nearly 20 years. She spent a year and a half as a District Resource teacher promoting Place-based education and First People's Principles of Learning before returning to the classroom to teach Gr.3. Vanessa is also co-leader of the PG Nature Kids club and vice-president of the Recreational Canoeing Association of BC.