1. Judith DeNova, Superintendent of the Chitttenden Central Supervisory Union in the school system for Essex, VT, talks about how educational institutions can reflect the values of their communities, and how students can play critical roles in building a town's future.

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  2. Super volunteer Annie Cooper discusses why her town's Heart & Soul project has had such a profound effect on the culture and civic life of Essex, Vermont.

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  3. Essex Heart & Soul asked hundreds of residents what they value about their community. Selectman Brad Luck will see to it that these values drive local planning decisions. Essex, Vermont is currently in the Choose Your Future phase of it's two-year Heart & Soul project. Learn more here: orton.org/projects/essex_heart_soul

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  4. See how residents of Cortez, Colorado are engaging their friends and neighbors in the Heart & Soul process.

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  5. Created by Nancy Forsell Augenblick. Music by Gary and Sarah Chapin.

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