2016 Summer Institute for Teachers


5 Days: July 20–22 and July 25–26, 2016, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Day 1—Wednesday, July 20
Introduction to Design-Based Learning

Learn to apply simplified design techniques to teach problem solving.

Day 2—Thursday, July 21
Test Drive Design-Based Learning Activities

Experience hands-on activities for engaging students.

Day 3—Friday, July 22
Make Design-Based Learning Work for You

Apply national standards to curriculum, instruction and assessment.

Day 4—Monday, July 25
Learn Techniques for Assessment

Establish criteria for evaluating Design-Based Learning across the curriculum.

Day 5—Tuesday, July 26
Design-Based Learning and Your Classroom

Develop an action plan for your classroom.