LTGD21 Workshop 1 Agenda

March 27, 2023


8:30 a.m. Welcome, Introductions


9:00 a.m. Project Overview

LTGD21 FlippedTIPS website, Teacher Requirements and Benefits


The Importance of Teaching Public Policy Skills

Modeling the PPA, the PPA



9:30 a.m. Review of the 6 steps of the PPA

Creating a social problem based on your curriculum ELA



10:00 a.m. Modeling an example through the PPA steps

Group work (Breakout Rooms), modeling an example through the PPA steps

Step #1: Defining the Social Problem:

Input Shared Data

Step #2: Gathering Evidence of the Problem:

Input Shared Data


10:15 a.m. BREAK


10:25 a.m. Step #3: Identifying the Causes of the Problem

Input Shared Data

Step #4: Evaluating Existing Public Policies

Input Shared Data

Step #5: Developing Public Policy Solutions

Input Shared Data

Step #6: Selecting the Best Public Policy Solution

Input Shared Data


11:15 a.m. Review of the PPA (Example: Bird Strikes)

Find PPA problems: in the news *



11:25 a.m. Good examples of PPA Presentations, Bullying Presentation

Big List of past presentations


11:30 a.m. BREAK

12:30 p.m. Slides Presentation

Setting up a Google Account

         Google Slides

         Getting Started

o   Hyperlinks

o   Images

o   Layout


12:45 p.m. Hands on work, creating your Google Slides/PowerPoint


2:20 p.m. Presentation Checklist

Assignment Screencast

Contact Information

Submitting your presentation


2:25 p.m. Evaluation


2:30 p.m. ADJOURN


Next steps:

         Complete PPA Presentation by April 23

         (Optional) Attend Office Hours if assistance is needed, every Wednesday through June, 4:00-4:30 pm.

         Attend workshop 2 (Monday April 24, 8:30 am-2:30 pm)