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Driving Questions Driving Students
Elizabeth Cardine, lead teacher at Making Community Connections Charter School (MC2) in Keene, New Hampshire blogs about how her students used guiding questions and proper project planning to create a catapult for a contest at their local festival.
Ten Things That Happen When Kids Become Makers
1. Students move from being engaged learners to empowered learners. Suddenly they see that their questions matter. They begin to believe that they can do research on their own. They learn how to create and revise without much hand-holding.
Assessment in Project Based Learning: Frequently Asked Questions
Do those of us that do PBL on a full- time basis still do traditional assessments and give traditional homework assignments?
Plan. Work. Assess. Show
Project Foundry simplifies how to get your arms around personalized, project-based learning. Project Foundry scaffolds the process while embracing voice and choice in both teacher-guided and student-led projects. You want to report outcome data? Yeah, we do that too.