Keep It Real With PBL - Jenny Pieratt
As schools quickly adapted to virtual learning this spring, pedagogy and student engagement was not always at the forefront of their decisions. Author Jenny Pieratt offers a practical approach to teaching and learning that promises engagement and rigor – no matter what your teaching context looks like in the fall. In this book club, Jenny will walk with you through the project planning process found in her books Keep It Real With PBL, Elementary and Secondary to help you make your PBL plan for the fall. Throughout the sessions, we'll also discuss best practices for integrating technology as a tool to help adapt for online, asynchronous, and blended learning activities.
Mon, June 22: The What and Why of PBL, The Role of the Teacher in PBL, Project Brainstorming
Wed, June 24: Planning PBL for Your Year, Planning With the End in Mind
Mon, June 29: Benchmarking Your PBL Unit, Planning Assessment, Planning Daily Learning
Wed, July 1: Launching Your Project, Next Steps