The Personal Project is
a practical exploration of a topic of the student’s choice through a cycle of
inquiry, action and reflection. All Carson Graham students
participate in the Personal Project through a blended model course (on-line and
face to face) beginning in the spring of grade 9.
They complete in the
spring of grade 10.
The aims of the Personal
Project are to encourage and enable students to:
participate in a sustained, self-directed inquiry
within a global context
generate creative new insights and develop deeper
understandings through in-depth investigation
demonstrate the skills, attitudes and knowledge
required to complete a project over an extended period of time
communicate effectively in a variety of
demonstrate responsible action through, or as a
result of, learning
appreciate the process of learning and take pride
in their accomplishments.