Featured 21st Century Learning Videos -- May 2019:
Lead chronicles the dramatic student impact of the CAPS
profession-based education model, and its growth across the country.
The film and speaking tour is part of an overarching campaign to propel
experiential learning. CAPS is one example of the global experiential learning
movement impacting all levels of education. The film is currently being
screened across the country. Next
screening is Seattle, WA, on May 30, 2019. Film
Poster | Info
Sheet | Rack
Featured 21st Century Learning Videos -- January 2019:
Personalized Learning Tour and new Flexible Learning Spaces K-12 at
Singapore American School (SAS):
This 30-minute video takes the viewer on a tour of the new Flexible Learning
Spaces and learning environments at this innovative, 21st century independent
school. Also see Why
Flexible Learning Environments? by Lauren Mehrbach and Chris Beingessner,
SAS Perspectives Blog, June 5, 2018; Pathfinder
Spaces: An Action Research Project at Singapore American School, by
Tom Vander Ark, Forbes magazine,October 26, 2018; 20
Signs of Progress at Singapore American School, GettingSmart.com, November
8, 2018; Personalized
Learning at Singapore American School (article and video), Sassy Mama,
September 4, 2018; Take
an Inside Look at Singapore American School's Cool Flexible Learning Spaces
(article and video), by Jana Blanco, HoneyKidsAsia, November 8, 2018. Thanks
to Chris Hazleton of Fielding Nair
International (FNI) for alerting me to these developments. Disclosure:
FNI is the architecture firm for SAS developing the new Flexible Learning
Spaces and I am a consultant for FNI.
April, 2017: Albemarle County Public Schools reinvents the high school student experience through High School 2022
October, 2016: Updated profile of High Tech High (San Diego, CA) and Most Likely to Succeed Film.
September, 2016: Profiles of UK 21st Century Schools: School21, Hartsholme Academy, and XP School
September, 2016: Profession-Based Learning at Blue Valley Center for Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS) in Overland Park, KS, and Vantage, the Minnetonka, MN, Advanced Professional Studies program, provide students the opportunity to deeply explore professional areas of interest through a profession-based, inquiry learning method.
September, 2016: Design Thinking in Schools K12. Compilation of key links I put together recently to help schools I work with learn about the best practices in Design Thinking in schools K-12.
June, 2016: Keynote presentation at the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) Pacific Northwest Region Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, June 22, 2016
June, 2016: Podcast on Developing and Implementing 21st Century Project-Based Learning Schools, with Bob Pearlman and Mark Standley. Hosted by Duanne Redus at Wimberley Valley Radio, KWVH 94.1, Austin (TX) Hill Country, on Thursday, June 10, 2016.
March, 2016: My selection of the best videos on PBL in schools. This selection includes the outstanding series from edutopia and the best videos from PBL schools on their pedagogy, protocols, processes, and systems for teaching and learning.
February 29, 2016: UPDATED 2016 PBL Institutes and 21st Century Learning Conferences
January 19, 2016: Engage Students in STEM through Powerful Projects and Investigations, blog by Bob Pearlman, at Real Experieinces at Life
March, 2015: Libraries & Learning Commons
December, 2014: Designing Classrooms & Schools for 21st Century Learners, Blog by Bob Pearlman, Partnership for 21st Century Skills Blogazine, December 1, 2014
October, 2014: 21C District web profile of Albemarle County Public Schools, VA
August, 2014: Wooranna Park Primary School's Stimulating Learning Platforms
April, 2014: Innovation
Labs, Makerspaces, and Learning Commons
January, 2014: 50 free PBL Inquiry Starter Videos from David Thornburg and Knights of Knowledge and profile of David Thornburg's work
January, 2014: Vantage, Minnetonka's Advanced Professional Studies Program
October, 2013: , a 21C Professional Learning activity for you and your colleagues
August, 2013: Bob's Web Redesign Project
May 9, 2013: President Obama visits Texas technology school, Video of President's speech to Manor New Technology High School
January, 2013: Autonomous Schools and Innovation Zones
October, 2011: 21st Century Elementary Schools
Updated September , 2011: Innovative 21st Century Skills School Districts