Latest News from the Collaborative

Read from our latest newsletter about everything PDC has  been up to! About twice a month, the Professional Development Collaborative sends out a newsletter to its 1000+ subscribers to let them know about the projects we are working on; the relevant meetings or conferences at which we are presenting or that we are attending; and, of course, descriptions and reminders for all of the wonderful DC-PZ events that are coming up soon. This includes information about WISSIT--our annual summer teacher institute. In addition to being emailed to all of our subscribers, each newsletter will also be posted here, on our website. If you would like to access previous newsletters, you can click on the following link to our Mailchimp archive. While you’re there, you can also sign up for our mailing lis ... (more...)

The Collaborative aims to deepen DC-area educators’ capacity to inspire deep thinking and understanding in learners and to nurture global competence.

PZ Celebrates 50 Years!

Project Zero in 2017 celebrates its “golden” anniversary. To commemorate the occasion, the world-renowned research group convened an austere group of current and former PZ researchers, educators from around the […]

WIS & NGA Host PZ Perspectives Conference

In October 2016, Washington International School and the National Gallery of Art co-hosted the Project Zero Perspectives conference. This was the second time WIS and the NGA has welcomed Project […]

Profile of Two Early Childhood Classrooms in DC

The end of the 2016-17 school year marked the completion of the second phase of the Children Are Citizens (CAC) project. Supported by a grant from Fight For Children and […]

Global Studies in DCPS

(This blog post comes from Julian Hipkins, Global Studies Coordinator at Theodore Roosevelt High School (DCPS). Julian has taught English in Japan and History at Capital City Public Charter School […]

Children Are Citizens Family Day at the NGA

What special event could attract over 600 people, including 171 authors between the ages of 3-6, to the National Gallery of Art on a Saturday morning? Nothing other than the […]


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Feb 27

DC-PZ at National Museum of African Art

Join DC-PZ at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art for an exploration of the new exhibition, Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's…

Mar 15

Smithsonian Learning Lab / National Museum of the American Indian

Join a team of Smithsonian museum educators at the National Museum of the American Indian for a demonstration of the…

May 10

DC-PZ Exhibition of Teacher & Student Learning

The annual DC-PZ Exhibition of Teacher and Student Learning will feature PZ practices in diverse settings across the DC region.…