This chapter could be summed up with the following five words from a chapter subtitle:
Empowerment = Enjoyment = Motivation = Effort = Achievement
Favorite highlights of chapter 8:
- Passion Projects and their planning
- Essential Question - PHAT Questions (Pretty Hard and Tough)
- New technology uses for planning...Trello Board
- Presenting options of making sure everyone gets feedback - important section to ensure that students present and receive feedback without spending days and days on presentations.
- Student "Ted Talks" written, practiced, videoed, and presented on YouTube
- Students must feel safe - explaining good days and bad days and that they are always loved.