Place-Based Education A 9-year-old boy stands at the front of the classroom. He is usually a little unsure of himself, often described as quiet and shy. But not today. Today, he’s drawn up to his full 49-inch height, and commands the room as he speaks to his 4th-grade classmates about falcons. He is articulate. Funny. […]
Over the last year at Willowsford Farm, we’ve raised our own small herd of goats, gotten them accustomed to travel, taught them to stay inside electric fencing, and have watched how voraciously they tackle Autumn Olive, Japanese Honeysuckle and Poison Ivy.