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Home Place Field School

a WTLC Here at Home Workshop

June 16-20, 2015 in Middleton, WI

Over five days, educators participating in the Home Place Field School will use place-based and situated learning approaches to investigate a variety of cultural communities in a city, village, suburbs, unincorporated communities, and rural areas in the Middleton/Cross Plains School District west of Madison. Support will continue for some participants to implement the plans they design over the following school year. Details and application available here.

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WTLC is a community of educators of all subject areas and grade levels that provides inspiration, support and delight through its exchange of ideas and resources.

WTLC is the hub through which Wisconsin educators connect with others who are committed to including local cultural studies in their teaching and outreach. WTLC enables PK-16 educators to recognize local culture and then help their students understand what being a social creature is all about, to understand their own cultural depth, and develop a respect for the deep and broad cultures of others as lived locally.