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The Digital Learning Center (DLC) provides students with an interdisciplinary, project-based learning environment that embodies 21st Century learning. Science (8th), social studies (7th), and literature are combined within the DLC, allowing for a unique problem-based learning environment. This cross-curricular exploration will take students through the 7th and 8th grade standards with built-in continuity, leading to a culminating project that explores how science, history, and the learner fit into this world.
There are four ways you can qualify:
*PLUS performing or highly performing in AzMerit reading and math in 2017-2018
A project-based learning environment that embodies 21st century learning through ubiquitous technology, featuring literature integration within the content area. The program, based on innovative instructional practices for authentic learning, incorporates and features:
Curriculum & Instruction. Course content is based on major thematic elements found in the Arizona State and Common Core Standards in Social Studies, Science, and Reading for seventh grade and eighth grade, as well as national standards endorsed by the NCSS, NSTA, ISTE, and NCTE. By featuring thematic elements, the content encompasses multiple subjects simultaneously.