高级平树学习体验(顶点)

Advanced Pingree Educational Experiences are pinnacle courses that empower students to feed their intellectual curiosity, 结合创造性思维和批判性思维,产生新的想法, 并扩展他们在不同学科的学习. 

在这些高级课程中, students synthesize skills from foundational coursework and use them to create original, 自励的, 研究项目. Central to the 顶点 program is Pingree’s mission-driven commitment to the community. 奖学金和公民身份的桥梁, 学生的项目为突出的社会正义问题提供创新的解决方案. 作为彼此工作发展的积极参与者, 学生合作并提供同伴反馈,以促进深入, 周到的复习和以社区为中心的学习.

他们的核心, 顶点 classes invite students to make new meaning of their cumulative studies at Pingree through innovation, 协作, 以及具有社区意识的学术研究——这是平瑞教育的基石.
 


"True rigor is more than the depth of covery and mastery; it requires students to apply knowledge in new and novel ways. We view the most advanced courses as those that expect original thinking and invite students to make connections across disciplines."

克里斯汀·布朗,学校副校长
 

    

顶点课程的支柱
所有 Advanced Pingree Educational Experiences include the following guiding pillars

有意义的严谨和思考
顶点 classes require students to synthesize the skills they learned in foundational courses, 利用它们来设计原创的研究项目.
 

复杂的学生驱动研究
产生独立和原创的工作

学生们应该充满好奇心, 对自己选择的主题进行复杂的研究. They’ll also learn to provide and implement feedback by engaging in collaborative peer review. 

学术和公民参与之间的联系
学生 in 顶点 classes will pursue purpose-driven work with real-world applications, 他们通过研究来解决世界正义问题. 
 

综合研究方法的教学和学习
顶点课程包括与多个学科的联系.

 

   

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