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2012 PBL Blogs

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Managing Projects

Entry events, teams, and project walls

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Edmodo: The Classroom Hub for Project-Based Learning

Edmodo to develop, manage and assess projects

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A School-Wide Performance Assessment System

Envision Schools' high school assessment system

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Students and Audience in Project Assessment

Focus on assessment in PBL, rather than evaluation

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PBL Brings Authenticity to International Baccalaureate

PBL and IB emphasize deep conceptual understanding

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The Environment as a Compelling Portal for PBL

EE and PBL help students gain critical skills

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Building a Culture of Hiring

Getting "fired" is an opportunity for learning

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A Math Teacher’s Journey to PBL

HS math teacher reflects on overcoming doubts

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How to Make Literacy an Integral Feature of Effective PBL

Good PBL promotes literacy

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Have you seen the NexGen Science Standards?

NGSS/Common Core are the "what" & PBL is the "how"

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What Does It Take for a Project to be “Authentic”?

Inauthentic vs. realistic vs. real-world projects

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The Common Core is the “what.” PBL is the “how.”

PBL & CCSS are rigorous, relevant and engaging

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How can I design an interdisciplinary project?

A variety of content areas in a project's design

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Where’s the Sweet Spot for Service Learning?

Service-learning projects in the community

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How can you use Web 2.0 to enhance your projects?

Utilize technology in support of student learning

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How Does PBL Support Authentic Literacy?

Give students a "need to read" and deeper learning

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What Should Global PBL Look Like?

Collaboration, Voice & Choice, & In-Depth Inquiry

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How and why should math be taught using PBL?

HS math teacher on authenticity, integration

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How does PBL support Differentiated Instruction?

Student readiness, interests, and learning profile