Dara Laws Savage is an English teacher at the only Early College High School in the state of Delaware. She has been a PBL teacher, coach, and trainer while teaching integrated multi-disciplinary courses as well as stand-alone courses. Dara believes that PBL is the most effective way to reach and teach students in authentic, exciting ways. It allows facilitators to creatively weave in content information and provides a realistic vehicle for students to applying that knowledge.
Dara has been teaching for over 20 years (English, Photography, Yearbook, Newspaper, and Graphic Design) and has presented nationally on PBL and technology integration. A 1992 graduate of the University of Delaware, this Delaware native is a firm believer that PBL challenges the mindset of students and facilitators alike.