Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age
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An exploration of pitfalls & possibilities-- mostly possibilities
Curated by Karen LaBonte
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Pedagogy or assessment – what comes first in PBL?

Pedagogy or assessment – what comes first in PBL? | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
So many things to blog about at the moment...transmedia and transliteracy, the Gonski review of school funding...but in the thick of Semester 2 teaching I find myself inexorably drawn back to curri...
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Exploring education: Project Based Learning – meaningful action … or merely activity?

Exploring education: Project Based Learning – meaningful action … or merely activity? | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it

"One thing that is common to reformist groups is the emphasis placed upon students working together in authentic project based learning (PBL). As Alan November clearly demonstrates there are many valid humanistic reasons for this. However, as in all approaches, there are dangers inherent in this technique. Done poorly this method can consume vast amounts of time for minimal return. However, when done well the returns can be astounding."

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