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Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
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Wednesday, August 23 • 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Project Based Learning: Personalizing Instruction with a Design Mindset LIMITED
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Project Based Learning is an approach that allows students to work independently and collaboratively on a complex real world challenge. This program will explore how to create an extended experience in which student not only create a culminating project, but use a design mindset to develop possible short term solutions to help solve the problem.

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Bruce Pontbriand

Teacher, Boston
This is my 28th year in education. At the present time, I am a lead teacher and also coordinate human capital at TechBoston Academy. My interest in project based learning was the focal point of my doctoral research at Boston College. My content interests are government and civics... Read More →

Wednesday August 23, 2017 12:00pm - 3:00pm EDT