Back to Real-World Projects: How do I design relevant and engaging learning experiences? (ASCD Arias)
Because of the emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking in new standards, all teachers need lots more ideas for connecting academic knowledge to real-world application. Project-based learning expert Suzie Boss is here to help with that transition, providing field-tested strategies for planning, assessing, and using technology to support successful projects. Discover how to
- Create authentic learning environments that engage and motivate students.
- Ensure projects teach relevant, rigorous content and skills.
- Incorporate community-based issues that put students on the path to active citizenship.
- Connect with real-world experts, allies, and audiences.
Learn what real-world learning looks like in action, and get ideas for planning the next steps in your school or classroom.
(ASCD Arias publication, 2015) 5" x 7 3/4", 48 pages