“Mapping Local Planetary Health in Chicago”

Fifth grade teacher Mike McPharlin was recently featured by Out of Eden Learn, a free online program for students aged 3–19 from diverse geographical and socioeconomic settings to come together for collective learning experiences. McPharlin described the time his class spent in a deep dive into the state of our planet’s health by studying our local environment. Read more and see the interactive map they created along the way!

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Francis W. Parker School educates students to think and act with empathy, courage and clarity as responsible citizens and leaders in a diverse democratic society and global community.