The following links will guide you through the evolution of Investigative Learning at Ormondale:

Here is your chance to see Investigative Learning (IL) in action.

Short Videos:

Mini Documentaries:

Additional Resources
Feel free to explore any of the work that has guided our Investigative Learning journey. We are evolving in our understanding of Best Practices and continually adding to our professional resources. 


A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future  by Daniel Pink

Powerful Learning: What We Know About Teaching for Understanding  
by Linda Darling-Hammond

A Mind at a Time by Mel Levine

Motivated Minds: Raising Children to Love Learning by Debra Stipek

Collaboration & Comprehension by Stephanie Harvey and Harvey Daniels

Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed-Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students
by Denise Pope

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D School – Institute of Design at Stanford

Intel Education

Edutopia: The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Challenge Success