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2013 PBL Blogs

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What Does It Mean to “Align” PBL with Common Core?

A look at five key considerations

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Project Based Learning vs. Problem Based Learning vs. XBL

Defines and differentiates various approaches

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The Role of PBL in Making the Shift to Common Core

The Common Core shifts the role of teachers

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Telling the Story Behind A Great Project

The outcome and process of student work

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Content - the once and future king

An essential element of good PBL & all learning

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Quality Projects:  Put Relationships Before the Rigor

Quality work results from students own assets

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How to Get High-Quality Student Work in PBL

Five steps for in-depth and polished products

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Tell The Story: Celebrating Student Success

Share student successes in PBL to inspire others.

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Get Your Community on Board with PBL

Getting community members involved in projects.

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Using Gallery Walks for Revision and Reflection

Feedback from peers, teachers & experts

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Building Parent Support for Project Based Learning

Strategies to answer parents' questions about PBL.

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Start the Year with a Project…or Wait?

Build students’ skills before project work

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Top 5 Ways to Stay in Touch with PBL World

Use social media to stay connected and share

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Yong Zhao Makes the Case for Creativity

Treat creativity as “an economic necessity.”

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We All Need to Lead 21st Century Learning

4 steps to grow the 21st century learning movement

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Sam Seidel Keeps It Real

Sam Seidel offers ways to make learning “real-er"

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Stephen Ritz Kicks off PBL World

Ritz transforms lives in the Bronx by using PBL

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#PBLWeek: A Celebration of the PBL Graduate

“What is remarkable about a PBL graduate?”

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STEM and PBL …. A Natural and Essential Connection

STEM and PBL allow for higher level learning

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How to Use the “4 C’s” Rubrics

Explains details about design and use of rubrics

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Does PBL Teach Critical Thinking?

How projects help build a key success skill

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PBL System Planning at a District Level

Design, Develop, Deploy and Determine

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PBL Design Deep Dive –What Products, and How Many?

Teachers should consider a variety of products