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Research Base

The framework for PLACES and place-based cultural projects is drawn from existing scholarship in research in several areas including culturally relevant teaching, brain-based research and the arts, and developing assets in children's lives.

Planning Tools

PLACES teachers work together to design, implement, and teach within projects using several different planning tools.

Suggested Articles

The PLACES framework is built on several important bodies of scholarship and research including culturally relevant teaching which includes place-based and project-based teaching and learning, brain-based research and the arts, and developing assets in children's lives.

Culturally Relevant Teaching and Learning

Place-Based and Project-Based Teaching and Learning

Developing Children's Assets

Brain-Based Research and the Arts

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