This project-based class focuses on students' development as self-directed learners. Students will gain a deeper understanding of HOW they learn and use that knowledge to interact with information, teachers, other students and the world more successfully. This course also includes brain function, intelligence, executive functioning, organization, project, and time management, emotional intelligence, and research and the communication of results. Learning how to showcase and present projects to an audience is also a focus. Students will apply creative and critical thinking skills and problem-solving and must aspire to be self-directed as well as work successfully in a team. The majority of the project topics are chosen by the student. College and career preparation is also included. This course is a prerequisite for pursuing an independent Study.
Mind Works Canvas Course