Short verité-based documentary following the Pearson Young Scientists program during the summer of 2012. In this program, a collaboration between Pearson Foundation, New Learning Institute and the California Academy of Sciences, middle-school students create an augmented-reality educational game for visitors of the lake Lagunitas area.
Trailer for the documentary Pot Country, official selection at Hot Docs 2012 and Big Sky Film Festival, winner of the Best Documentary Prize at the USA Short Film Festival and national finalist for the Student Academy Awards.
Go inside Manor New Technology High School, where an unwavering commitment to an effective schoolwide PBL model keeps both students and teachers motivated and achieving their best. Video produced by Edutopia, George Lucas’ Educational Foundation.
Edutopia and the Teaching Channel: Using tech tools and games acquired through grants and his own resourcefulness, second-grade teacher Robert Pronovost tailors math instruction to match students’ individual learning styles.