Co-Creating Curriculum:

The final presentation (Power Point)

The final curriculum document (High School Guitar Class)

Theoretical Influences

Constructivism (learning theory, common misunderstandings)
Communities of Practice
Discovery Learning
Problem Based Learning
Situated Learning Theory
Democratic Education


The Case for Technology in Music Education Article
FUN is Brain-based Learning: //Article//
"Tell Students to Feed Their Brains" Article
Big Ideas for Better Schools: 10 Ways to Improve Education //Article//
The New Professional: The Aims of Education Revisited Article

Summary of "Punished by Rewards" (Alfie Kohn)
Summary of 'Schools Our Children Deserve (Kohn)
The Schools Our Children Deserve (BOOK - Alfie Kohn)

Dispositions as an Outcome for Early Childhood Curriculum (Carr)

Learning Futures "Engagement" PAMPHLET

Mange the Process: Learning Futures (KEY THEMES/ THREADS)

Institute for Democratic Education in America (et al, Holt)

Making the Case (to your Administration)

Democratic Education

A Personalized Plan for Life (Principal Leadership Journal - Dedmond)