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How to Assess Collaboration

You will create an observation tool to gather data on student collaboration.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
98% of the beta pilot participants would recommend this class to a colleague.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Reflect on the Project

You will create a document to help students reflect individually and in groups on what they learned.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
96% of the beta pilot participants would recommend this class to a colleague.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Make a Project Authentic

You will evaluate the level of authenticity of a project and determine how to make it more real.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
97% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Create a Driving Question

You will learn how to define and refine Driving Questions that capture the main focus of the project and engage students.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
91% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Use an Entry Event

You will learn how to design and provide an Entry Event that start the inquiry process for projects.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
88% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Guide Inquiry

You will learn how to generate a Need to Know list that helps initiate and manage the inquiry process for projects.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
90% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Manage Teamwork

You will create an anticipated Management Log that students would develop for a project.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
85% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Form Teams

You will develop criteria for forming teams that capitalize on student strengths & needs based on the nature of the projects.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
88% of participants surveyed agree that the class was effective.
no classes scheduled
 

How to Use Formative Products

You will develop a Project Calendar that allows for appropriate instructional adjustments.

Dates: To Be Determined

 
 
98% of the beta pilot participants would recommend this class to a colleague.
no classes scheduled
 

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