A PBL Pathway to 21st Century Deeper Learning Schools

A PBL Pathway to Deeper Learning
In a Global Economy: MindQuest21SM

The classroom is a home for students’ minds. It is the place where the learning puzzle is assembled. It is the place where students make sense of new content as they apply the skills of critical and creative thinking, solve problems, communicate and collaborate. With project based learning (PBL) teachers help students discover new worlds and create their futures in today’s global economy.

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ARIE PRE K-12 Global PBL Academy

June 28-30, 2016
Forest View Education Center, District 214
Arlington Heights, IL

“The Academy gave me the tools to design and create my own PBL units. My students did projects. Now they do more with learning based in a project. What a transformation for all of us.” Greg Smith, Teacher, Milwaukee.

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Upcoming Events:

ARIE PRE K-12 Global PBL Academy:
June 28-30, 2016
Arlington Heights, Illinois

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IL ASCD Conference on Learning
October 26 and 27, 2016
Roosevelt University - Schaumburg, IL

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Contact Us

1340 Shermer Rd. Suite 210
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: 847-835-2149
Fax: 847-835-4209
Email: info@ilc21.org
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