Broadening, strengthening, and deepening our understanding of Vermont; assuring a repository for our collective cultural memory; and strengthening communities by building connections among the diverse peoples of Vermont.
REGISTER TODAY FOR OUR DISCOVERING COMMUNITY SUMMER INSTITUTE
Save the date - June 25-29th - for the Vermont Folklife Center’s week-long summer institute for educators, Discovering Community: Students, Digital Media, and Place-Based Learning, which will be held in Middlebury, Vermont.
The Discovering Community Summer Institute offers participants basic hands-on experience learning the methods of community-based research, the process of making a documentary, and the skills of working with digital media - in a school setting.
Past participants have come from a broad spectrum of roles in the K-12 system, including classroom teachers, special educators, librarians, and administrators. This diversity makes group process a rich opportunity to explore ideas, probe models, and collaboratively visualize site-appropriate applications.
To learn more and for registration:www.discoveringcommunity.org