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American Revolution Studied by Riverside 5th Grade PBL

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April 17, 2014
American Revolution Studied by Riverside 5th Grade PBL

Riverside’s fifth-grade Project Based Learning team has been studying the American Revolution. Student groups wrote skits for the important events in the Revolution.  They created props, sets and scripts. The students acted, were responsible for backstage efforts, sang songs and played their recorders.  The entire production was created by the students and it was...
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Informational Meetings Scheduled for PBL in Plymouth Schools

November 28, 2013
Informational Meetings Scheduled for PBL in Plymouth Schools

12/02/13 As a parent or a student, have you ever wondered about the Plymouth School Corporation and Project Based Learning?  If so, please plan to attend a PBL informational meeting!   On Monday, December 2 at 6:00 P.M. at the Weidner School of Inquiry at PHS an informational meeting will be held for parents...
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Open Houses for Plymouth New Tech Schools

November 24, 2013
Open Houses for Plymouth New Tech Schools

11/25/13 The Plymouth Community School Corporation proudly showed off their four new Project Based Learning schools with open houses on Sunday.  The community was invited to tour the four New Tech Schools; the Innovation Academies at Riverside and Lincoln, the ITAMCO Manufacturing Education and School Service Center and Weidner School of Inquiry at Plymouth...
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Renovations to begin at Riverside and LJH for PBL

April 11, 2013
Renovations to begin at Riverside and LJH for PBL

  04/12/13 Plans for the opening of the Innovation Academy School (New Tech) that will be housed at Riverside Intermediate and Lincoln Junior High are continuing.   At the Plymouth School Board meeting on April 2, the Board members voted unanimously to sign a contract with architects Barton-Coe-Vilamaa on the renovations projects at both buildings....
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School & Business People Learn About PBL at PHS

March 14, 2013
School & Business People Learn About PBL at PHS

    03/15/13 Plymouth High School played host to a Northern IN Project Based Learning meeting Wednesday.  There were 140 participants who came from schools and businesses all over northern Indiana to learn about PBL. The participants learned the benefits of student learning and engagement in Project Based Learning.  Sessions were also held to...
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Applications are Open Again for PBL in Plymouth Schools

January 11, 2013
Applications are Open Again for PBL in Plymouth Schools

01/14/13 Parents of students who might be interested in signing up for Project Based Learning classes (PBL) offered at the Plymouth Schools are still able submit an application for the Washington Discovery Academy (K-4), Weidner School of Inquiry (PHS), and a combined New Tech program that will be offered for the 2013-2014 school year...
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Applications Closed for Plymouth PBL Classes for 2012-2013 School Year

December 24, 2012
Applications Closed for Plymouth PBL Classes for 2012-2013 School Year

  12/26/12 Applications for the project-based learning (PBL) classes for the 2012-2013 school year in the Plymouth Schools officially ended at 2:45 p.m. on December 21; however, there may still be room for a few more students. According to Amy Gerard, director of PBL for grades K-8, the response from parents and guardians enrolling...
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Applications for Project Based Learning in Plymouth Schools being Accepted

December 11, 2012
Applications for Project Based Learning in Plymouth Schools being Accepted

12/12/12  Applications for project based learning programs at Plymouth High School, Washington Discovery Academy, Lincoln Junior High and Riverside Intermediate officially opened Monday morning at 8:30. The response has lead those connected with the programs to be optimistic. Director of Communications at the Weidner School of Inquiry, Kelsey Flynn, said applications opened up on...
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Plymouth Schools Offer Informational Meetings on PBL

October 19, 2012
Plymouth Schools Offer Informational Meetings on PBL

10/22/12 Amy Gerard, Director of Project Based Learning in grades K through 8 for the Plymouth School Corporation is excited to announce opportunities for the public to learn about Project Based Learning. The Plymouth Community Schools will be hosting informational meetings about Project Based Learning and these sessions are open to anyone who would...
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Project-Based Learning at Washington Elementary

October 4, 2011
Project-Based Learning at Washington Elementary

10/05/11 Washington Elementary Principal, Michele Riise, has spent the last 24 years in education, with 14 of those in administration roles. Now, in her eighth year as principal of Washington, she is taking on a whole new approach to elementary instruction using project-based learning. Riise said, “We need to teach our children 21st Century...
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