Projects

At any given time, Groundswell schools in Kent County are undertaking various phases of their place-based, service learning projects. Check back regularly to see what some teachers and their students are doing to have a positive impact on their school campuses and local communities.

Project Title: "Attack of the Aliens" Problem to be solved: We want these invasive species in our wetlands under control Questions to be answered: How can we create a natural learning environment that promotes collaboration and critical thinking? Can our learning space have minimal impact...

Sample School Project

Project Title: "Attack of the Aliens" Problem to be solved: We want these invasive species in our wetlands under control Questions to be answered: How can we create a natural learning environment that promotes collaboration and critical thinking? Can our learning space have minimal impact...

Project Title: "Outdoor Learning Space" Problem to be solved: Design and create an outdoor learning space that will enhance the natural space around our school.   Questions to be answered: How can we create a natural learning environment that promotes collaboration and critical thinking?...

Kent Innovation High School PBE Project

Project Title: "Outdoor Learning Space" Problem to be solved: Design and create an outdoor learning space that will enhance the natural space around our school.   Questions to be answered: How can we create a natural learning environment that promotes collaboration and critical thinking?...

Project Title: "Water on the move! We care for our watershed!" Problems to be solved: Join "Adopt a Catch Basin" program to protect what enters the Brandywine Creek. Educate the neighborhood on our watershed and how to protect it.   Identify invasive plants and remove...

CA Frost Water Night

Project Title: "Water on the move! We care for our watershed!" Problems to be solved: Join "Adopt a Catch Basin" program to protect what enters the Brandywine Creek. Educate the neighborhood on our watershed and how to protect it.   Identify invasive plants and remove...

Project Title:  "Taking Back the Woodlands" Problem to be solved:  Our campus has acres of invasive species.  The main types are autumn olive, oriental bittersweet, spotted knapweed and garlic mustard.  We had to pull, cut, tag and burn to start the process of getting...

Central Woodlands Intermediate School

Project Title:  "Taking Back the Woodlands" Problem to be solved:  Our campus has acres of invasive species.  The main types are autumn olive, oriental bittersweet, spotted knapweed and garlic mustard.  We had to pull, cut, tag and burn to start the process of getting...