Project-Based Learning

Teacher Story: Susan McCray Lights the Fire of Project Learning

By guiding her students through rigorous projects aimed at illuminating solutions to real-world problems, high school humanities teacher Susan McCray uses Outward Bound principles to tap into students' passions for learning.

Additional Resources for the "Give Me Shelter" Project

View a short video on the "Give Me Shelter" project

Samples of Student Work:

"Give Me Shelter" Slide Shows

Links:

Casco Bay High School's Web site

More at Free Resources and Downloads for Project Learning

Schools That Work

Casco Bay High School And King Middle School

Public, Urban
Grades 6-8
Portland, ME