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Assessment and Rubrics

Assessment and Rubrics | PBL | Scoop.it
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Many links for assessing student work, from portfolios to podcasts and more.

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Project/Problem Based Learning

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List of resources and references for PBL.

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Should I teach problem-, project-, or inquiry-based learning?

Should I teach problem-, project-, or inquiry-based learning? | PBL | Scoop.it
Lately, there have been a bunch of buzzwords floating around the education world that all seem to mean the same thing. You’ve probably heard them: problem-
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I like the way the author easily defines the three and gives links for further understanding.

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Good definition of all three and includes links to examples

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A World of Project Ideas (You Can Steal)

A World of Project Ideas (You Can Steal) | PBL | Scoop.it
To get off to a flying start planning this summer, borrow good project ideas from other teachers and adapt them to fit your context.
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The PBL World Conference was amazing!  So many inspiring and innovative educators working to make school meaningful. 

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You Don't Need a Ph.D. to Contribute to Scientific Research

You Don't Need a Ph.D. to Contribute to Scientific Research | PBL | Scoop.it
Here are eight citizen science projects that are reshaping how scientists approach research and make an impact on our lives.
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Wouldn't it be great to organize a student project that would culminate in their contributing to one of these groups?

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Using Entrepreneurship to Transform Student Work

Using Entrepreneurship to Transform Student Work | PBL | Scoop.it
As my colleagues and I were building curriculum for our ninth grade project-based program, we found that most of our conversations centered not on potential projects themselves, but rather on buildin
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Project-Based Learning

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Pins about Project-Based Learning hand-picked by Pinner Carol McLaughlin
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Fine collection of resources for PBL.

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How to Grow an Engaging Learning Environment

How to Grow an Engaging Learning Environment | PBL | Scoop.it
At Holiday Heights Elementary School near Fort Worth, Texas, what was once a patch of Bermuda grass has become a hub for active learning. Students regularly head to the school garden to learn about p
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Design flyers to spread the word online | Smore

Design flyers to spread the word online | Smore | PBL | Scoop.it
Want to promote something online but don't know how? Smore makes it easy. It's also fun, for a change.
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Quick alternative to other poster programs.  Kids really seem to enjoy working with Smore!

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Six Tips for Brain-Based Learning

Six Tips for Brain-Based Learning | PBL | Scoop.it
In this free classroom resource guide, you’ll get practical tips across the K-12 spectrum -- a reading list and a variety of resources to help you learn more about this fascinating field. To help you
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Simply join for free, or log in to receive the PDF of tips and links.

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12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources

12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources | PBL | Scoop.it
From YouTube to Edutopia--and of course, TeachThought--this post includes 13 timeless project-based learning resources for the classroom.
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An Annotated List of Flipped Class Tools and Resources

An Annotated List of Flipped Class Tools and Resources | PBL | Scoop.it
Flipped Class Tool and Resource List from Turn to Your Neighbor We will keep a (clearly very incomplete) list of tools and resources we use and/or discover relative to flipped teaching here. Help u...
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A long list of tools.

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Ranku | Explore Online Degree Programs at Top US Schools

Ranku | Explore Online Degree Programs at Top US Schools | PBL | Scoop.it
Compare accredited, online programs offered by top universities. Ranku provides information on hundreds of bachelor, masters, and doctorate degrees.
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A search engine for post secondary programs.

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Five Keys to Rigorous Project-Based Learning

Well-designed project-based learning (PBL) has been shown to result in deeper learning and engaged, self-directed learners. Learn more about the five core elements of successful PBL.
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Fantastic series of videos showing PBL in action.  Edutopia is a powerful resource for PBL information, and more.

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Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens

Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens | PBL | Scoop.it
The messy, hands-on Maker classroom is perfect for a PBL unit when the teacher is willing to collaborate, tinker, fix, break, and rebuild alongside students.
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Wonderful links to explore further.

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10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking | PBL | Scoop.it
10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking
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Possible entry event activities.

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Grit Happens in PBL

Grit Happens in PBL | PBL | Scoop.it
Looking for practical applications of grit? Try project-based learning and move beyond character education to teach students how stuff gets done in the real world.
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Grit Happens! -Alfred Solis

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PBL Ideas

BIE Tools – PBL Project Search  – Here you will find a collection of 450 proven lesson plans to set any PBL desire into action. Look at the database found on the right hand side of the page. ...
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Project Based Learning

Here's a slide show originally presented to teachers at Bertie Academy in the fall of 2013. Explore and learn how to utilize this trending strategy!
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PBL resources in a Symbaloo.

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Constructing History in Our High School Project-Based Classroom

Constructing History in Our High School Project-Based Classroom | PBL | Scoop.it
"This past school year," writes guest blogger Margaret Haviland, "our exploration of World War I was designed to enable students to construct their own knowledge and their own meaning within a framework established by myself and my intern. This framed, project based, self directed approach was our method all year." The task before her students: "Figuring out what they needed to learn, both to answer the questions we generated together and to understand the topics they wanted to more completely understand."
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Tech Tools That Inspire PBL in High School -- THE Journal

Tech Tools That Inspire PBL in High School -- THE Journal | PBL | Scoop.it
Whether you call it project- or problem-based learning, these technologies will help your students get authentic experience in a blended environment — and help your teachers to track their progress.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: project based learning

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: project based learning | PBL | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Long list of articles with links.

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Authentic Student Learning

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Whether it is called project based, problem based, challenge based, or inquiry learning, the process falls under the larger framework of authentic learning. Links and materials to support each type...
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Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything on authentic learning.  Many links to click around.

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Tweet from @millerg6

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Techyturner's curator insight, February 12, 8:39 AM

Promote student questioning and help yourself relax more.

Rebeckah Winans's curator insight, May 18, 7:56 AM

Just using these questions can help teachers to make the shift in their classroom.

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Free Resources and Downloads for Project Learning

Free Resources and Downloads for Project Learning | PBL | Scoop.it
Portable Learning:
Every middle school student in Maine gets a laptop.
Credit: Michael Warren

You don't have to reinvent the wheel to bring project-based learning to your school. Educators from
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Edutopia offers incredible resources for education.  

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