Community Works has been a long-time partner of Shelburne Farms and the Sustainable Schools Project.
As an organization Community Works Institute serves as a beacon, supporter, and provider of collegial collaboration, professional development, and innovative tools and resources for educators. They stand for a shared belief in education that is centered on community with students as active learners in service to their community. They believe that building a long term community of connected like minded educators offers the best opportunity for encouraging and sustaining change and innovation.
Community Works Institute is a 501(c)(3) non profit that since 1995 has served as a nexus of support and common endeavor in the field of education—drawing together and galvanizing individual educators, institutions, and community members—around curriculum that has place as the context, service-learning as the strategy, and sustainability as the goal.