Breadth vs Depth

The Essential Question

  • What is the right balance between breadth versus depth?

Other Discussion QUESTIONS

  • What strikes you as noteworthy about this scene?

  • If you were designing AP U.S. History, what changes would you make?

  • Within our disciplines, what ideas might merit a month of investigation? A semester? What would keep us from doing this?

  • What micro-innovations could we try to gain experience in going into more depth?

Bonus Clip

What do we take from this short clip of college students?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRZZpk_9k8E