The 2013 WhatWorksSC Award Winner: Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry
Monday - November 18, 2013
The Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry was selected as this year's Dick and Tunky Riley Award winner from over 80 applicants and Speaking of Schools is pleased to feature a description of the program on this week's podcast! The project utilizes project-based learning or problem-based learning (PBL) which has been utilized for over forty years across different disciplines. Dr Susan Spencer of the Department of Counseling, Leadership and Educational Studies at Winthrop is our guest and she describes how PBL is effective with all populations of students including those at risk for academic failure in underperforming schools similar to those at Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry. Listen in on the conversation with Dr. Spencer on this week's Speaking of Schools!