Abby is an elementary science specialist in Fremont, CA. Her job gives her the opportunity to provide hands-on science instruction to students in grades 1-6. She is passionate about planning and implementing projects that engage and support all learners, while developing early foundational skills in the primary grades. She believes wholeheartedly that engaging all students in rigorous, authentic learning is the best way for students to develop 21st century competencies. Abby uses PBL as a way to prepare students to think, learn, work, communicate, collaborate, and contribute globally. As a teacher, she works each day to engage, empower, and enact knowledge.