Sunday February 26
The Svalbard Archipelago, located just 650 miles from the North Pole, has the northernmost year-round settlement on earth. Amy Lake toured the islands aboard the National Geographic Explorer as a Grosvenor Teacher Fellow. Learn about the unique flora, fauna, and human history of this fragile arctic wonderland in this slide presentation by Lake.
Amy Lake is a middle school social studies teacher at Lee H. Kellogg School in Falls Village, Connecticut. Her experiential classroom is featured in the documentary film Passion to Teach.
Meets in the Wardell Room