Hackathons are truly fascinating. Like-minded individuals come together as a team - sometimes in a competitive environment - to solve real-world problems. What if parents and students teamed up in an immersive environment to plan
The Student/Parent Hackathon would be an event that occurs at the beginning of the school year - with the goal of building a customized learning plan for the student. The results of that learning plan could be captured and celebrated in a portfolio at the end of the school year.
How might the Student/Parent Hackathon be competitive in nature? At the beginning of the school year, what can students and parents create together to "set the tone" for the school year?