Infrastructure Authentic Learning Experience

Infrastructure Report Card
Google Scholar articles
The American Interest
The New America Foundation
CBO Public Spending
Congressional Budget Office
Assessing Deficiencies
Washington Post Article
The High Cost of Bad Roads and Bridges

Elements of Authentic Learning

  1. Challenging Investigation
  2. Community/Career Connection
  3. Justification
  4. Outside Audience
  5. Standards


10 Ways to Fake an Authentic Classroom

Blog post

Community Mapping

  1. What assets does our community have?
  2. What needs does our community have?
  3. How could we improve as a community?
  4. What resources could we provide for surrounding communities?

  1. Human Impact
  2. Environmental Impact
  3. Animal Impact
  4. Goods and Services

SWOT Analysis

Internal and External
Strengths and Opportunities
Threats and Weaknesses

Critical Thinking

  1. Force Field Analysis
  2. Personification
  3. 6 Thinking Hats