George Lucas Educational Foundation

Ted Malefyt

Ted Malefyt teaches middle school science in Hamilton, MI and is a national faculty member for the Buck Institute of Education.

Ted Malefyt is a middle school science teacher for the STREAM school for Hamilton Community Schools in Hamilton, Michigan. STREAM school places students in a gold standard PBL environment outdoors. Furthermore, Ted teachers in the Ottawa Area Intermediate School Districts Future Prep'd program where he works with high school students solving real world problems at community businesses. In addition to teaching, Ted is a National Faculty member for the Buck Institute of Education where he provides PBL training and support across the United States.


  • Learning Environments

    Learning Centers in the Secondary Classroom

    Learning centers diversify student experience, encourage student voice, leverage available resources, and give teachers built-in opportunities for formative assessment and critical one-on-one conversations.