Building it Forward – Phelps – 2016-2017

Pike County

Building it Forward – Phelps – 2016-2017

Pike County

Biography

This year students in Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) region are designing and building three tiny houses together, bridging subjects like math, science, english, technology, design, economics, and sociology. As a nationally recognized Education Innovation Cluster, KVEC’s newest venture Building it Forward has the potential to affect Inquiry Based Learning and the economic landscape of Central Appalachia.

In the video above, students explain why they applied to be part of this project and their excitement for the year ahead. Their tiny houses will be showcased at the 3rd Annual Action Research Summit on April 12, 2017.