Exploration in the Classroom
When students are trusted to explore and know that mistakes are ok, learning becomes fun and engaging. Exploration builds on student interests so they learn the basics naturally - and even specialize on aspects of particular interest to them.
Last updated on Sun, 06 Nov 2022
Build Confidence: Exploration and Student Choice
Uplift focuses on the creation of an atmosphere in which students build on existing strengths and grow their self-confidence. Dangerous to an atmosphere of uplift are traditional assessment practices.
Importance of Challenge: Engaged, Deep Learning
Importance of encouraging exploration, context, and challenge.
Designed to Float your Boat
STEAM projects provide an excellent avenue for student engagement and excellence through student choice, buy-in and challenge.