Field Experiences

GCE is unique for the way we use our amazing city as a classroom. We’re proud of the way we help students to explore all Chicago has to offer.

The Field Experience (FE) Program exposes students to real-world environments where they explore their interests, apply what they’ve learned in the classroom, and expand their knowledge through firsthand interactions of local and global consequence.

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GCE at Poetry Foundation

Poetry @ Poetry Foundation

By Hiu To / September 24, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

Why? There is an emphasis on the oral tradition in Unit 2, and some students have already expressed an interest in poetry as a form of story-telling. Students will visit…

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GCE learning econ and value with Royal Pawn

Risk & Value @ Royal Pawn

By Hiu To / September 17, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

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GCE at Oxfam

Poverty, Hunger, and Injustice @ Oxfam

By Hiu To / September 17, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

Why? All Chicago and Oxfam address Millennium Development Goals 1 which strives to eradicate poverty. The purpose of All Chicago is to address homelessness in Chicago through a systems approach.…

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Anatomy Project at PetSmart

Anatomy @ PetSmart

By Hiu To / September 10, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

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Project-based learning water course

Understanding Personal Water Consumption @ Chicago River

By Hiu To / September 10, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

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Project-based Learning Econ at PWC

Economics @ PWC

By Hiu To / September 10, 2014
April 13, 2021 @ 5:50 am CDT

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