The “Big Picture” Learning Approach and Design Features

What is the “Big Picture” learning/school/education approach/method?

Summarize ‘the big picture approach’ with at least two references. What are the design features of “the big picture approach”? What are the findings of the key research on the innovative approach with references? Provide major takeaways from this investigation about school design. What makes this transformational to teaching, learning, assessment, professional development of teachers, community connections, etc.? What questions do you have remaining?