Launching a new project cycle with inspiration from the last one
Organizing your realia — testimonials, storytelling and artifacts — from a round of projects can feel overwhelming. So much footage! So many interviews! So many ideas!
Resist the freakout: here’s a recipe for pulling your footage together to inspire a new cycle of learning with lessons from the previous rounds.
An experiment in student-directed, open-ended project-based learning
What if an entire school set out to maximize student engagement?
What if there were a school-wide commitment to loosening control and trusting students to do great things?
What if students were told that they could work for an hour a week on whatever they want with one simple rule: you must share something?