Project Based Learning Workshop

WITH TREVOR MUIR

Make learning authentic, engaging, and transformational.

June 17th, 2020

9am-3pm

GRAND RAPIDS, MI

Who should attend?

Any educator wanting to learn how to bring authentic and transformative Project Based Learning into their school and classroom.

What is Project Based Learning (PBL)?

 

Project Based Learning (PBL) at its core is about making learning, content and skills, authentic. PBL is a process that any teacher, in any subject area, can use to add authenticity and real world challenges to the work students accomplish. Using Project Based Learning teachers can help make learning more engaging, memorable, and effective. 

What can I expect from the workshop?

  • During the 1 day workshop, attendees will:

    • Build a strong understanding of Project Based Learning

    • Learn how to brainstorm, design, assess, and execute high quality, standards-based PBL projects

    • Create authentic tasks around pre existing teaching practices, lessons, and units

    • Work directly with Trevor to brainstorm projects for your own school and classes

    • Begin drafting a standards-based PBL project
    • Receive tools and resources to implement PBL

    • Get a copy of The Epic Classroom book

    • Free lunch

    • Receive 6 hours of DPPD credit

Project Based Learning will help students:

  • Make connections between the content and their community and world

  • Prepare for college and career

  • Develop highly desired “soft skills”

  • Discover a deep and lasting love of learning

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Location: Roselle Park, Ada, Michigan

1010 Grand River Dr NE, Ada, MI 49301

*Space is Limited*