At any given time, the Collaborative manages or supports a variety of projects involving educators from a wide range of settings. Each one is usually guided by a Project Zero researcher. Ongoing projects include Children Are Citizens; Agency by Design: Making Across the Curriculum; and Engaging the Arts and Museums with the World in Mind.

Ongoing Projects

Children Are Citizens

“Children Are Citizens: Children and Teachers Collaborating Across Washington, DC” is a professional development and curriculum project inspired by the practices of the world-renowned municipal preschools of Reggio Emilia, Italy.…more

Making Across the Curriculum (Agency by Design)

How do we best prepare young people for a rapidly changing world? Many leading education experts advocate interdisciplinary, project-based learning. Paired with design thinking, this “maker-centered” approach–a methodology providing a…more

Museums Go Global: Creating Exemplary Global Competence Lessons for Smithsonian’s Learning Lab

As our world becomes increasingly complex and interconnected, there is a pressing need for youth to develop global competence. Project Zero researcher Veronica Boix Mansilla, in collaboration with Anthony Jackson…more