Aug 9, 2023
There are several skills that are hard to build in students within the walls of a classroom.
Skills like leadership, community building, survival, mentorship, global citizenship, and expedition planning.
On expeditions outside of the classroom, these skills come naturally; whether it's assisting farmers plant in the...
Jul 26, 2023
Designing a learner-centered experience isn't that complicated. It requires only a few shifts in the way we currently design projects, units, and lessons.
Building a learner-centered environment to allows the experience to fly? That takes years.
It requires a long term commitment from staff, leadership, parents and...
Jul 12, 2023
AI is here. And while many schools are still wrapping their heads around how to best use it, some classrooms are already using it to enhance learning experiences.
Whether that's in animating student written memoirs; or acting as a co-pilot in student research and investigation.
AI can improve learning outcomes and make...
Jun 28, 2023
What happens when we co-design learning experiences with our students?
Give them choice over the product they create. Questions they pursue. Teammates they assemble.
This was Maheen's big pondering when she began sharing ownership of PBL experiences with her year 3 students. The results were immediate. Learners...
Jun 7, 2023
We talk a lot about tips, strategies, frameworks, and components of project-based experiences, but we don't talk a lot about mindsets.
How do you develop the mindsets that allow for creativity, agility, uncertainty, and experiences that move in several directions?
In this episode, Thompson Morrison and Kavita Tanna,...