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January 19, 2018
Q: What’s the Right Dosage of PBL?        A: Not Once Per Year

by John Larmer
Editor in Chief

It’s January, the middle of the school year, and if you’re a teacher who uses PBL, or tried it earlier in the year, I hope you’re planning to launch your next project. I hope you’re not thinking, “I did a project in the first semester, check, so I’m done with PBL for this year!”

Some teachers may only do one project a year because they saw PBL as something they were required to do by their school/district leaders, but did not buy into it as a teaching method they will use regularly. They saw it as a thing to be checked off, but not worth the effort to do again and again....

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