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Expeditionary Learning Middle School engages students with expeditions

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    Ben Smith

This article, posted by The Post-Standard's Maureen Nolan, explains how Expeditionary Learning Middle School in Syracuse, New York, is preparing students for high school graduation by engaging them in learning expeditions. The article profiles one expedition in particular, "Through the Eyes of Our Veterans," where students met and interviewed local veterans in order to portray them in a living history museum. The story lays out the demands of the expedition and how the student rose to the challenges.

Read the article on here.