What makes CraftED different is how we customize our work: our hands-on approach allows us to create trainings and solutions that perfectly suit your goals, needs, and challenges. We specialize in making PBL an approachable framework for educators at any level.
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Professional Development Workshops
CraftED offers a variety of information-rich, practical and engaging workshops to inspire teachers and light new experiences in the classroom.
Our workshops range from 90 minutes to 8 hours, which can be broken up over several different dates or offered together in one day. All workshops adhere to National Equity Project Experiential Learning Cycle, to ensure that participants are engaged and the experience is responsive to each context we serve. All workshops described feature CraftED Curriculum and PBL Planning workbook, so participants leave with information as well as a wealth practical resources related to session topics. Creating movers, shakers and designers.
Partial list of available series topics:
- PBL 1.0
- Assessment 2.0
- Project slices for adult learning (custom to your community)
- Math in PBL, NGSS as a Driver for PBL
- Scaffolding the Prototyping Process
- Explicitly Teaching Empathy (for Design Thinking)
- Developing Student Mindsets, Fostering a Maker Mindset
- Deeper Collaboration
- Real World Exploration for Deeper Learning
- Make and Take Challenges (for Design Thinking, custom to your community)
You want high quality PBL content for your school - sooner than later. We understand!
From individual projects or scope and sequence to full curriculum libraries, CraftED is an on-call professional resource for organizations, school leaders and classroom teachers to obtain the right custom curriculum to serve their goals. We’ll create everything you need to successfully launch PBL as soon as possible.
We have designed pacing guides and custom projects across subject matter areas, for charter school approval, grant-based projects, curriculum for NGSS implementation, and more. Clients include DreamUP, Innovate Public Schools, IPSO Charter School, National School District, and National Stem Cell Foundation. All CraftED-designed curriculum aligns to Hewlett’s Deeper Learning Competencies, CCSS and NGSS when applicable.
PBL E-Course - New!
Master PBL from anywhere and design your first project TODAY! Our new e-course walks you through the fundamentals of project-based learning (PBL), equipping you with strategies to use time and again in your classrooms. Preview examples and resources, and feel like a certified pro by the end -- because you will be!
The results of this course: exciting classroom experiences, engaged students, and strong professional development.
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New in 2018 - the workbook every educator has been asking for!
- Brainstorming forms
- Project planning forms
- Teachers & Students assessments
- Project calendar templates
- Details examples for every step of the process
- Tips and tools to help you along the way!