Learning Experiences by William M. Ferriter brings to focus the importance of
motivating and engaging students in their learning. In order to bring
motivation and meaningful work to the classroom, educators need to change
outdated practices. Teachers can foster this motivation by linking students’ abilities
and interests outside the classroom to doing meaningful work and skill building
inside the classroom.
- gain research and opinions from
multiple students and educators on which areas of education they think should
- read about work that schools
have done with project-based learning and what students have accomplished with
micro-lending school projects
- discover the tenets of
high-quality project-based learning and the impact they have on academic growth
- have access to reproducible
rubrics, questions and reflection tools.