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

Engaging the Arts and Museums with the World in Mind

An ongoing professional development and curriculum project in collaboration with Project Zero researcher Veronica Boix Mansilla, museum educators, and DC-area classroom teachers, “Engaging the Arts and Museums with the World…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