Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
As trees continue to fall and buildings rise in our expanding internationally-linked cities, the future of technology, design and the health of the environment rests on instilling the importance of sustainable practices in future generations. In this interdisciplinary curriculum unit designed for grades 3-5 in the New York City metropolitan area, students are studying and then developing their own models of multi-purpose skyscrapers, utilizing sustainable technologies to reduce environmental impact.
Van Ryck deGroot, S. (2017). The sky's the limit: an interdisciplinary curriculum on sustainable architecture within urban communities. New York : Bank Street College of Education. Retrieved from https://educate.bankstreet.edu/independent-studies/197