I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. - Confucius
How are your children learning?
Independently planning and learning (even their own labs!)
Learning with teachers together through inquiry....
and independently how they learn best.
We at JASS focus on the process of learning by using various frameworks.
-Design Process in GLS
-Creative Process in the Arts
-Inquiry process in Science
In GLS, the Design Process is used to deepen our learning! In science, the inquiry process is used to gain a deeper of scientific issues.
Identifying our own gaps and strengths (Service and Advocacy)
Assessments are transparent here
Expectations are made clear and students help each other (collaboration)
Learning is contextualized!
Taking it Global promoting Student Voice (Service)
Mock trials in Civics (Advocacy)
Use of real applications to promote new ideas for the real world (Innovation)
Taking risks @ Cedar Glen (Leadership)