In this three-day experience, you will be immersed in methods for 21st century teaching. Learn how to:
- design a project where student teams solve a problem for an actual person or organization in your local community
- teach so students develop critical skills like creative problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, communications. research and citizenship
- teach so that students gain deep knowledge as they learn how to learn rigorous academic material
You will receive a robust online teaching toolkit with methods, lesson plans and project designs for you to tailor to your unique classroom environment.
And you will leave having experienced first-hand what it feels like to be taught this way, with guidance to integrate these methods into your daily teaching practice.
Note that is strongly encouraged that you attend as a school team, with administrator and teaching team (preferably a team of two or more from your school with whom you can co-design and/or co-teach).