Many of us are trying to find ways to connect school to the wider community, but what would happen if a community was empowered to create their own school? Learn how a teacher took creative control of his career by co-designing a unique learning experience called “The Farm” with fellow members of his rural, Albertan community.

Significant Quotes:

“The obstacles in education are the schools themselves, and until we understand that we’re going to keep doing the same thing.”

Mark Turner
13:35

“Imagine if we had more educators just connecting with everyday people saying, ‘Hey, what are some possibilities? What are some ideas that we can put together?’”

Mark Turner
18:45

“Part of being innovative also means that you as a teacher feel like you’re in control. I’m excited for my job every single day.”

Mark Turner
33:10
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