Geography will be defined as art, social science, and science. Participants will explore the world through case studies of key issues like, 'borders and passages', 'conservation and exploitation', and sustainability.
Review neuroscience research about visual perception and spatial thinking, and do scaffolded geography activities that seemed to help both inner-city and rural students score well in reading and in math.
Teach great question creation with this text-based strategy that facilitates inquiry, analysis, and rigorous discussion of complex text. Ensure that every student engages peers with thoughtful, deep and relevant questions.