July 26, 2016 | 8:30am-3:30pm [register here]
Audience: past PBL 101 participants currently in a leadership role at their site/district.
Prerequisite: Previous participation in the PBL 101 Workshop.
For those unable to commit to a 3-day PBL Institute option, consider a 1-day option with Suzie Boss, PBL Expert and Edutopia Blogger.
Her morning keynote will focus on her ASCD book, Real-World Projects: How do I Design Relevant and Engaging Learning Experiences?
Your day with Suzie will continue with these breakout sessions:
Breakout 1: Digging Deeper into Authenticity
This 75-minute breakout will follow up on the morning keynote. Participants will have opportunities to remodel project ideas to emphasize authenticity and real-world relevance.
Breakout 2: Digital Tools for PBL Success
This 75-minute breakout will help participants consider how to leverage technology purposefully for deeper learning in PBL. From entry event to final project reflection, we will explore tech tools to consider across the arc of projects. Bring a device and your favorite tools to share with colleagues.
Breakout 3: How Blogs Will Help You Connect and Reflect as a PBL Practitioner
Interested in blogging about your PBL experience? Wondering how to build an audience?
Learn A some inside tips from a veteran blogger in this 90-minute breakout.
Fee: $199 Member Districts / $249 Non-Member Districts