An innovative course that uses project-based learning to introduce concepts in psychology. Developed by Lisa Dierker at Wesleyan University.
Passion Driven Statistics is an ideal segue between high school and college because it shows high school students how data can help them pursue their passion and explore their interested through a challenging learning experience. The Yale-Bridgeport GEAR UP Partnership adopted Passion-Driven Statistics for their summer program at Yale. This film follows students as the complete their projects and present their posters.For more information about Yale-Bridgeport GEAR UP Partnership follow this link.
For internal review: Rough-edited interviews with students and staff at the summer program at Yale.
Gear Up gives high-school students in Bridgeport a taste of college learning through Passion-Driven Statistics. This time-lapse video captures some of the enthusiasm and passion they exhibited.