Create. Design. Build. A Maker’s Showcase.

Students become designers and engineers by trying different design challenges based on STEM subjects of interest. #STEMchallenge OBJECTIVES (3-5) Define a simple design problem reflecting a…

Continue reading → Create. Design. Build. A Maker’s Showcase.

What Bugs Me? A Design Thinking Lesson

Design thinking is a buzz word right now in education. It is a creative skill set/mindset that every child should learn and practice. Not long ago,…

Continue reading → What Bugs Me? A Design Thinking Lesson

Foundations for “Re” #28daysofwriting

For the past several months, I've had the privilege of being part of an amazing team of innovative educators who are in the process of…

Continue reading → Foundations for “Re” #28daysofwriting

The Workshop Model Redesigned

I’ve been thinking about the workshop model in light of today’s learner, specifically the self-directed learner in a personalized learning classroom/community. Gone are the days…

Continue reading → The Workshop Model Redesigned