Capacity-Building Peer Coaching

– High Quality Project-Based Learning

. Quality Project-Based Learning: Planning (Two-Day workshop – can be divided into non-consecutive days)
. Quality Project-Based Learning: Support for Students
. Students’ Scaffolded Inquiry
Quality Project-Based Learning: Planning and Supporting Students (Three-Day workshop – can be divided into non-consecutive days)

If you would like a workshop at your school or district contact Lee Anna Stirling:

Email: or

Phone: 207-873-2458

Cost information is here.



Sample Upcoming and Recent Workshops/Conference Presentation/Classes

Quality Project-Based Learning 
Mount Desert Regional School System, AOS 91
Bar Harbor, Maine
Nov. 20/21, 2017

Open to all educators – Quality Project Based Learning  July 17, 18, 2017, Augusta, Maine 

Educators Peer Coaching
T. C. Hamlin School, MSAD 11
Randolph, Maine
June 19, 2017

Introduction to Quality Project Based Learning
University of Maine at Presque Isle
Presque Isle, Maine
Sponsored by CACE/NMEC
May 10, 2017

Peer Coaching: A Framework for Teachers’ Inquiry, Collaboration, and Empowerment
Annual Conference of the New England Educational Research Organization (NEERO)
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, April 7, 2017
University of New England’s Spotlight on the Peer Coaching Presentation

Challenge-Solving ProjectsIntroduction and Overview of Quality Project-Based Learning – One Day Workshop
RSU #3 Unity, Maine area schools K-12
Mt. View Complex
Thorndike, Maine
August 16, 2016

Challenge-Solving Projects
MSAD 4 Piscataquis Community Elementary School
Guilford, Maine
August 11, 12, 2016

Challenge-Solving Projects- All Levels (Open to all educators.), St. Mary’s Campus, Bangor, Maine, Mon-Wed, July 11,12,13, 2016

Challenge-Solving Projects, Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School, K- 8, Deer Isle, Maine, June 27, 28, 2016 (For Deer Isle-Stonington School faculty/staff)

Challenge-Solving Projects, MSAD 27, Community High School,  Fort Kent, Maine, June 15, 16, 2016 (For MSAD 27 faculty/staff)

Challenge-Solving Projects, four-part workshop, March 18,19, 25, 26, 2016 Bangor, Maine

Challenge-Solving Projects – High School, 3-day workshop/class, July, 2015, Bangor, Maine

Instructional Leadership, three graduate credits, University of New England, Summer, 2015

Project-Based Learning,  3-day workshop, Milpitas Unified School District, Milpitas, California, June, 2014 Co-facilitated with Erin Sanchez, Buck Institute for Education.

Project-Based Learning,  3-day workshop, Andover Public Schools, Andover, Massachusetts, June, 2014, Co-facilitated with Anthony Cody, Buck Institute for Education.

Creating an Engaging Inquiry Unit
Maine School of Science and Mathematics (MSSM)  STEM Educators’ Camp, Limestone, ME, Aug., 2014

Educational Leadership, three graduate credits. University of New England, On-line, Summer, 2014

Master’s and CAGS Orientation to Program, University of New England, Spring, at present

– Action Research, University of New England Graduate On-line Program, Jan. 2013

Trends in Instruction, blended face-to-face and on-line, Thomas College Graduate Program, Jan. 2013

Instructional Leadership, University of New England Graduate Program, Summer, 2012