If you ask five people this very question, you are most likely going to receive at least six different answers. While at first this may seem confusing, it may help to remember that the PDS is different for each individual participating in the program. The flexibility and ambiguity of the program is its chief beauty, and also its most challenging component.
English PDS Guidebook
Who’s Who in the PDS ○ What is the PDS? ○ Our PDS Mission ○ PDS Beliefs and Goals ○ An Inquiry Culture ○ Literacy Theory ○ PDS Roles: the Intern ○ Intern Projects ○ Mentor Responsibilities ○ Consultant Responsibilities ○ PDS Schedule and Components ○ Goals and Activities