Events Friday, Mar 2, 2018 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Making Learning Meaningful for All Students

University Hall, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

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2018-03-02T13:00:00Z 2018-03-02T22:00:00Z UTC Making Learning Meaningful Institute A day-long institute for school leaders, teachers, paraprofessionals and students University Hall, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge,, MA 02140
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A Day-Long Institute for School Leaders, Teachers, Paraprofessionals and Students

Join us for an exciting series of workshops and presentations, led by Lesley University faculty and other local educators, that will help you guide students in their critical thinking and problem solving skills and make learning real, relevant, and engaging. Learn about new tools for your classroom or school, and about how we can help you design and implement effective teaching and learning solutions, from strategic planning to professional development and assessment. Topics include:

Project-based learning
Helping All Students Learn Mathematics
Universal Design for Learning
Robotics Design
STEAM-based Activities


Early-bird registration (before Feb 12): $175 (includes parking, light breakfast, and light lunch)
Registration Feb 12th or later, including at the door: $200 (includes parking, light breakfast, and light lunch)
Lesley faculty or students: free admission, $20 food fee (optional)
High school students: free  
Registration required. RSVP.

Graduate Credit Option

Participants will have the option of earning either 1 or 2 graduate credits through their attendance and participation plus some additional online extension activities in the weeks that follow. Please write to David Nurenberg,, for more information.

Registration required.  RSVP.

View schedule and presenters [PDF].