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Peter Berg is an SDGI Faculty Mentor

Peter’s interests: Educational leadership, holistic health, alternative schools, holistic coaching for adolescents and families, leadership coaching, adult development and learning, curriculum development, teaching strategies, literacy strategies, content area development, environmental education, charter schools. Learn more about Peter at: Peter Berg

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The Wide Range of Directed Studies at SDGI!

Directed Studies at SDGI! Is There Ever a Place Where Learning Happens Without Human Presence? Relational Learning, Third Space The Circle of Mentoring and Learning A Learning History of a Forest-Based Nature Study at Quadra Elementary School Socially Engaged Art / Social Practice; A Performative Inquiry into the Role of Art, Artists (And Me) in […]

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A learner speaks about her experience at SDGI

How to start? Wonderfully self-directed and yet with support of elders who understand true mentoring…. when to help, when to challenge, when to advise and when to wait or let me struggle. I have been able to construct interdisciplinary independent studies, learning across many fields and integrating much learning. For a new mom, I have […]

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Three Recent Directed Studies at SDGI

Three Recent Directed Studies at SDGI Nature Immersion—How can I immerse myself in nature, to relax, to connect and to get guidance for my life here in my community? Embracing Personal Originality and Purpose as Means to Explore Emergent Leadership—What does sharing story with community look like? How do totems and symbols guide us into […]

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