After following the education debate for numerous years on twitter and doing my utmost to effect change, I have grown tired of the conversation. Don’t get me wrong, I am incredibly passionate about education change, I am just tired of hearing about it and people saying what “should” be done rather than actually demonstrating what can be done. For me, it comes back to the cliche – actions really do speak louder than words.
An inquiry can be a big question or a quest. This is an excellent example of a quest. It involves numerous different competencies, most of all being collaboration. This particular quest was so big that it required a team to accomplish. That is the mark of true collaboration – something that is so big that not one person could possibly do it on their own:
So, please watch the video above as I feel it demonstrates what learning should look like now. The video itself was another collaboration from a different team of talented filmmakers at The Pacific School of Innovation and Inquiry. They call themselves: PSII Productions. Here is another incredible example of what true collaboration in school can look like: