Hi, this is Jenny with crafted, I want to address a really common question that I get which has to do with what we call an acronym soup and that is what is the difference between a driving question and essential question in enduring understanding. So, enduring understanding is what I call like the big […]
This spring was filled with wonderful opportunities to connect with educators seeking to dive into progressive classroom practices. Despite each of their hopes for exploring innovative methodologies such as Project Based Learning, Design Thinking or Maker Education, we as educators all shared one thing in common: we face many barriers in this important work. Barriers […]
Hey Local CraftED Community, Check out the OC Summer PBL Institute hosted by yours truly! Register today! This 2 day institute will provide step-by-step guidance and hands-on support for designing high quality projects driven by NGSS and that incorporate STEM best practices. We will dive into topics such as the role of standards, designing authentic […]
Dear CraftED Community, More exciting news! I have just launched my NEW online course: The Project-Based Learning Certificate! This is your chance to get CERTIFIED in PROJECT-BASED LEARNING! In this course you will learn how to engage students, enhance learning and build high quality projects. Here’s a sneak peek at just a few of the […]
Check out Jenny’s Post for Getting Smart on an easy process to define quality projects with your staff.
Make Learning a Maker Faire Every Day! CraftED Curriculum is headed on the road to a location near you! This Saturday, November 5th, CraftED will be at the SoCal Maker Convention located at the Los Angeles Fairplex- get your tickets today! Come visit our booth for teaching tools to reimagine school- learning can look like a […]
Last week 35 individuals came together across the industries of education, digital media, fine arts, science, mathematics, and professional writing to connect and build relationships for possible collaboration. What this showing supports is the San Diego community wants to work together to create more meaningful learning experiences for our students. Co-hosted by CraftED and […]
Today 12 teachers from around the county of San Diego convened at FabLab in Downtown to participate in CraftED’s Make and Take Challenge. This challenge was recently recognized by the White House as part of the National Week of Making as an authentic commitment to the Maker movement sweeping the country. The goal of this professional development […]