Why attend Deeper Learning 2016?
1. You are an educator who cares deeply about preparing students for college and the careers of tomorrow. You want students thinking critically, collaborating, doing and making. You want them embracing challenge.
2. You believe in learning by doing. At DL2016, we will experience deeper learning for ourselves through deep dives and interactive workshops.
3. You will leave with new ideas, tools and practices - and new partners in this work. You will leave with inspiration and powerful collegial connections.
Deeper Learning 2016 is generously sponsored by
the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
What is Deeper Learning?
Deeper Learning practitioners and schools aims to have students master these core competencies:
What does Deeper Learning look like in classroom?
What will you do at Deeper Learning?
Deeper Learning attendees come from around the globe and across the education field--from practitioners to policy makers, funders and researchers and others- who are committed to understanding and spreading deeper learning to all students. Deeper Learning attendees are encouraged to be leaders of change, proponents for equity and pedagogical innovators.
At DL2016 you will:
Experience deeper learning for yourself through deep dives, interactive workshops and an innovate makerspace.
Connect with powerful educators who care deeply about preparing students for college and the careers of tomorrow.
Create new ideas, synergies and tools to implement and scale deeper learning.
DL2016 will explore questions like:
How can we engage students in deeper learning experiences?
How can we support educators in designing deeper learning experiences for students?
How can we cultivate leaders who facilitate deeper learning in schools?
How can we create and advance equitable learning environments?
How do we spread deeper learning to all schools?