International Conference on Active and Project-Based Learning
Project-Based Learning for the Next Generation: Blending Active Learning, Technology, and Social Justice
The conference will take place February 17-19, 2018.
Dr. Pedro Hernández-Ramos, Associate Professor of Education, is the campus host and one of the co-organizers for this event.
The official call for proposals is available here:
Submissions are welcome from scholars, students, practitioners, and professionals across the many disciplines that contribute to the study, development, and practice of Problem-Based Learning and Active Learning Methodologies.
The deadline for submissions is September 10th, 2017.
Students from K-12 schools as well as universities will have a unique opportunity to showcase their experiences and projects using active learning methodologies. Accepted proposals for this special track will demonstrate how learning is happening in real-world contexts.
English is the main language of the Conference, and most of the sessions will be conducted in English, but other languages are accepted for submission of proposals, such as Spanish, Portuguese, and Chinese etc. Some sessions will be organized in these languages if the scientific committee approves a necessary number of proposals."
Jen Merritt from SCU's Ignatian Center will be one of the keynote speakers and showcase the Thriving Neighbors Initiative.