Starter City Unwrapped: A Hands-On DBL Workshop

Join this experiential workshop to learn about the Doreen Nelson Method of Design-Based Learning (DBL) in practice. Explore DBL and the 6 ½ Steps of Backwards Thinking™ and how the methodology can be adapted across ALL K-12 grades and content subjects. Led by a K-12 teacher from San Gabriel Unified (CA), where the methodology is formally included in the district’s mission statement to drive teaching and learning.

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Dave Cameron

San Gabriel Unified School District

Doreen Gehry Nelson, Honorary AIA

The Center for City Building Educational Programs

Anastasia Tokmakova

Design Based Learning