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  • Affiliate and partner updates regarding best practices, significant projects, or new resources available to the public

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CARTS Newsletter

Find excerpts from past issues of the CARTS Newsletter, which Local Learning and City Lore published annually around a different theme linking folklore and education and find excerpts from past issues.

Local Learning Regional Resources

Neighborhoods, communities, cities, counties, states, and regions are important references in the Local Learning toolbox. They invite investigation and analysis. The Local Learning National Resources page presents a variety of resources to help make connections between classroom and curriculum to the local as well as the regional or global community.

The Local Learning Library and Archive

The Local Learning Library and Archive houses a variety of articles about folk arts, folklife, and education.