reDesign Institute

reDesign Institute offers powerful online and in-person workshops for educators. Our vision is best-in-class professional learning for all. Level up your pedagogical practices. Sharpen your curriculum design chops. Redesign your school model. Expand your leadership toolkit.

 

Explore our Institute offerings below, organized by 8-9 week sprints that focus on outcome-based learning and collaboration with others. Register here for a workshop! Discounts for groups, and scholarships based on financial need, are available. Read our FAQs, or reach out to us at: hello@redesignu.org

 

Upcoming Online Workshops:

 

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER SPRINT

 

EFFECTIVE MINI-LESSONS FOR REMOTE LEARNING: HOW DO I TEACH THE SKILLS AND STRATEGIES THAT MATTER WHILE EXPLORING IMPORTANT DISCIPLINARY CONTENT?

DATE: October 2020

COST: $249

Learn how to plan and facilitate engaging and effective min-lessons in a remote environment. 5 lessons over 30 days, including two synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

THE LEARNING CYCLE WORKSHOP: LAYING THE GROUNDWORK FOR COLLABORATIVE, SELF-DIRECTED LEARNING

DATE: October/November 2020

COST: $349

Design, or redesign, your curriculum using a research-based, student-facing learning cycle that shifts power dynamics, scaffolds the learning process, and builds learners' metacognitive awareness. 8 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.


COMPETENCY DESIGN 2.0: HOW DO I DESIGN OR ADAPT HIGH-QUALITY COMPETENCIES FOR BOTH ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING?

DATE: October/November 2020

COST: $749

Got competencies? Learn methods, apply tools, and move through a design or adaptation process to develop or strengthen competencies for your own context. 20 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

 

DECEMBER/JANUARY SPRINT

 

SCAFFOLDING PERFORMANCE TASKS FOR FLEX-PACED ONLINE LEARNING

DATE: December/January 2020

COST: $349

Learn how to design engaging, well-scaffolded performance tasks for online courses that build important skills as students explore meaningful disciplinary content. 8 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

THE 60/40 RULE: DESIGNING COMPETENCY-BASED UNITS OF STUDY

DATE: December/January 2020

COST: $749

An accelerated deep dive into competency-based curriculum design. Design a competency-based unit/project step-by-step, and bring home the tools, methods, and resources to support your future designs. 20 lessons over 60 days, including five synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

 

TOWARD A LEARNER-CENTERED COMMUNITY: DISRUPT THE RUBRIC

DATE: December/January 2020

COST: $49

Rethink and redesign your rubrics to improve clarity and focus, increase transparency for learners, and shift from an evaluative design to a developmental, learning-centered design. 5 lessons over 30 days, including two synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback. Discounted as part of our 100 disruptions series.

 

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY/MARCH SPRINT

 

THE PEDAGOGY OF PERSONALIZED, COMPETENCY-BASED LEARNING

DATE: February/March 2021

COST: $749

A deep dive into the essential pedagogical practices that support and enable personalized learning, adapted for remote and hybrid learning environments. 20 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

UNLOCKING ALGEBRA: DESIGNING DISCOVERY-BASED MATH LESSONS

DATE: February/March 2021

COST: $349

Learn and apply methods to design discovery-based math lessons that create opportunities for conceptual, investigative learning. 8 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.

 

 

 

TOWARD A LEARNER-CENTERED COMMUNITY: THREE DISRUPTIONS FOR WHITE, (EMERGING) ANTI-RACIST EDUCATORS

DATE: February 2021

COST: FREE

Disrupt disconnection. Disrupt the text. Disrupt silence. Three powerful disruptions for white educators, designed to nurture critical consciousness (not compliance), rich collaborative discourse (not silent consumption), and a sense of belonging and inclusion in the classroom. 6 lessons over 30 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback. Part of our 100 disruptions series and free as part of reDesign's collective civic actions initiative.

 

 

JUNE/JULY SPRINT

 

THE 60/40 RULE: DESIGNING COMPETENCY-BASED CURRICULUM

DATE: June/July 2021

COST: $749

Design, or redesign, your curriculum using a research-based, student-facing learning cycle. 20 lessons over 60 days, including three synchronous Zoom meet-ups for connecting, modeling, coaching, and/or feedback.