by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PD
This summer time, TeachThought is happy to renew our fourth annual open-registration convention occasion, PBL Grow 23!
We began this occasion in 2017 to satisfy the rising demand from people and teams all over the world for an innovative, engaging, and powerful convergence of professional learning. We needed to put it on hiatus attributable to Covid however we’re thrilled to construct upon earlier years with some new wrinkles and additions together with a brand new and distinctive location.
We have a tendency to consider training otherwise and our work with you throughout these three days will mirror that. Set in a outstanding house with distinctive keynotes your progressive and artistic juices shall be flowing as we take a deep dive into Challenge-Based mostly Studying!
Listed below are just some the explanation why it’s best to be part of us!
1. Push your considering and refine your PBL educating craft as we offer participating alternatives for deeper studying whilst you construct a undertaking to implement in your classroom.
2. Discover ways to shift to pulling, moderately than pushing, studying authentically by project-based studying.
3. Take a deeper dive into Wealthy Inquiry by a number of inquiry workouts and actions that you need to use in your classroom instantly.
4. Discover the false binary behind the query of PBL Or Direct/Specific Instruction, What Works?
5. Study from keynote audio system together with, Kentucky Department of Education Chief Academic Officer, Micki Ray.
6. Meet and join with fascinating and like-minded professionals from all over the world.
8. Wendell Berry’s (an inspiration for a lot of TeachThought’s work) farm and the Berry Center are solely ~half-hour outdoors of Louisville. The bookstore is small and the farm isn’t open to guests, however you’ll be able to wave vigorously as you drive by.