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Creating authentic Connections to learning
By improving student engagement, administrators see a marked shift in classroom performance. With SmartLab Learning’s student-led approach, students follow their passions, address issues close to them, and embrace their curiosity. This leads to engaged students who don’t want to leave the classroom.
who it helps
Younger students learn to follow their personal interests and identify how they relate to core math and science content.
Older students naturally follow their curiosity as they apply multiple core math and science concepts to projects they care about.
Educators learn to relinquish their role as holders of knowledge and transition to guides on the side.
Administrators can rely on research that proves engaged students have better attendance and higher graduation rates.
Write Open-Ended Engagements
Designing open-ended engagements that allow students to apply core math and science concepts to projects that they care about.
Use State-of-the-Art Technology
Surrounding learners with leading-edge technologies, learning resources, and the ability to direct their own learning.
Encourage Individual Exploration
Encouraging students to explore questions connected to their own interests and abilities.
Train Supportive Facilitators
Giving students the responsibility to lead their own learning while being supported by a trained facilitator.