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2018 PBL Blogs

Blogs
Yes, You Really Can Do Authentic Projects with Limited Resources

Using local experts & audiences

Blogs
A Parent’s Perspective on Montessori & HQPBL

A school visit provokes a comparison

Blogs
Design Thinking & PBL: Why Laura McBain is BIE’s 2018 PBL Champion

A leader at Stanford’s d school

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Making PBL Feel Less Foreign to Foreign Language Teachers

Avoiding 2 traps & finding the key: authenticity

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Overcoming a Math Challenge Using the Process Communication Model

Coaching a “math person” in a real-world project

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources April 7, 2018

Blogs
Two Huge Ways Critical Pedagogy Can Inspire Your PBL Classroom

From critical thinking to transforming society

Blogs
Making PBL Observer-Friendly

3 ways to show evidence of the learning process

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Connecting the New High Quality PBL Framework & Gold Standard PBL

Distinct but aligned

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PBL vs Product-Based Learning

Focus mainly on the learning

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Powerful PBL Ingredients: Authenticity, Co-Teaching, Community Connection, & Iteration

Superhero Solutions Project

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources March 23, 2018

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Making Time for Reflection in Our Projects

Organizing the process, questions to ask

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The Night of Beliefs Project & To Kill a Mockingbird

Examining individual beliefs in light of the novel

Blogs
Announcing PBL World’s Keynote Speaker: Linda Darling-Hammond

A premiere reformer & researcher for deeper learning

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Structuring the Chaos: Making PBL Feel Safe for New Teachers & Students

3 structures to manage the classroom

Blogs
Meet the BIE National Faculty: Ryan Sprott

A profile of a BIE coach/workshop facilitator.

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources March 9, 2018

Blogs
When PBL Hits the Gym: Project Based Learning in P.E.

Why & how, with a sample PBL unit

Blogs
The Only 3 Standards that Matter: Accountability for PBL

What really prepares students for the future

Blogs
Reflections on School Shootings & PBL, and the Size of High Schools

Current events spark projects

Blogs
A Project to Promote Equality

Students Rebuild “Advocates for Peace” unit

Blogs
Exploring Women’s Rights Through Family History

A project for the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources Feb. 23, 2018

Blogs
The Importance of Student-Generated Questions in PBL

Transferring ownership to students

Blogs
Looking for a PBL School? Here’s Some Guidance

For educators to visit, for parents to send kids to

Blogs
Sustained Inquiry in PBL as a Tool for Social Justice

Leveraging students' questions & concerns

Blogs
Scaffolding Student Thinking in Projects

The importance of being strategic

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources Feb. 9, 2018

Blogs
Scaffolding a Geo-Inquiry Film Project with Google Slides

A colaborative writing tool

Blogs
Art & Peace Project Prepares Global Citizens

Elementary students take the Facing Difference Challenge

Blogs
Book Excerpt: Learner Centered Innovation: Spark Curiosity, Ignite Passion, Unleash Genius

by Katie Martin, BIE staff

Blogs
Using PBL to Figure Out Social Media and Screen Time

Students create guidelines for parents

Blogs
PBL World 2018: Something for Everyone

Join us in June

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources Jan. 26, 2018

Blogs
Easy on the Spices: Using the Right Technology to Support PBL Teaching

3 tech tools from a middle school coach

Blogs
Chaos, Kindness, and Kindergarten

A project that went beyond expectations

Blogs
Q: What’s the Right Dosage of PBL?        A: Not Once Per Year

The importance of its regular use

Blogs
Our Students; Our Co-workers

Letting go of the “sage on the stage”

Blogs
Top 10 PBL News Stories

Articles, blogs, PBL resources Jan. 12, 2018

Blogs
Design Thinking and a Bias Towards Action with PBL

“The Only Way to Do It Is to Do It”

Blogs
Learners Ask 4 Deep Questions, PBL Provides Opportunities to Answer Them

Where student voice & inquiry meet

Blogs
10 PBL Resolutions for 2018

To improve the practice & expand its use

Blogs
5 Strategies for Making Project Work Time More Productive

Supporting student teams