PRESENTATIONS AND PROJECTS
If you have knowledge,
let others light their candles in it.
Pedagogias Criativas para a Investiação: PBL and MCL | Designer
Funded by the American Embassy of Brazil, designed and facilitated an asynchronous introductory course on project based learning that would be accessible to all educators and public schools in Brazil.
ISTE Conference 2020
Anatomy of Effective Digital-Age Projects: Designing for Equity, Inquiry, and Literacy | Presenter
Co-presented with Suzie Boss on a virtual LIVE stage to help educators analyze the anatomy of effective projects, emphasizing opportunities to amplify inquiry, equity, and digital-age literacies in #PBL
Annual Educators Congress
Elements of Learner-Agency | Keynote Speaker
Shared the story of learning through her eyes as a student and how the learner-centered teachers in her life helped transform her mindset, build confidence, and empowered her with an agency for her own learning. Elaborated further on how these experiences impacted her own instructional practices and shares practical tips on how to build a learner-centered culture.
Project Based Learning Handbook for Elementary | Co-editor and Co-author
Wrote and edited in partnership with Editor in Chief John Larmer and a small team of PBL experts and practitioners. The book contains practical guidance, tips, and advice for teachers, whether they are new to PBL or veterans for designing and implementing projects.
Why Growing Our Social-Emotional Classsroom Skills Takes a Team Effort - Where to Start | Podcast Guest Speaker
In this episode, discussed with host Jorge Valenzuela and guest, Jen Perry why developing social-emotional skills is ideally a team effort and how PLCs can best be used to support our social-emotional growth.