Equip Grant Training Share Out

Equip Grant Training Share Out

Equip Grant Training Share Out Inquiry and Great Questions 23 educators, 10 school librarians, 9 collaborative teams, 7 states, 9 units of study, a ‘million’ great ideas! This Thursday the Winter Cohort of the EQuIP grant concluded their 6 week intensive GID training...
Getting to Great Inquiry Questions

Getting to Great Inquiry Questions

Getting to Great Inquiry Questions Originally published in Teacher Librarian, February 2019 Just the other day, I overheard a middle school student say, “We never get to understand things! Like, why do we have to study plate tectonics? What is sea spread? Why do we...
Inquiry Learning is a Life Skill

Inquiry Learning is a Life Skill

Inquiry Learning is a Life Skill Teachers REDESIGNING research assignments using Guided Inquiry Design in the Guided Inquiry Design Institute. Some teachers say that they don’t assign research projects because their students just copy from the Internet or would just...
Small Tweaks to Research Assignments = Big Reward!

Small Tweaks to Research Assignments = Big Reward!

Small Tweaks to Research Assignments = Big Reward! TRANSFORM Research Assignments into Engaged Inquiry Learning Student led research is a great way to engage students in their own learning. It puts them in the front seat of an active process. With research, students...
A New Way of Learning

A New Way of Learning

A New Way of Learning Inquiry is not a fad. It’s not just the next thing. Education has trends that come and go, but inquiry learning is not like that. It is a core process that everyone benefits from knowing. It’s not only a 21st century skill. It’s how humans learn...