16 Questions To Help Students Brainstorm Project-Based Learning

16 Questions To Help Students Brainstorm Project-Based Learning

16 Questions To Help Students Brainstorm Project-Based Learningby Terry HeickWe’ve written about inquiry-based learning in the past, as well as its mother project-based learning, and its more complex cousin self-directed learning.So it made sense to take a look...
PBL Exemplar – The Straw Project 

PBL Exemplar – The Straw Project 

TeachThought PD PBL Exemplar – The Straw Project by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PDIn our Foundations of PBL Workshops we help educators grow their project-based learning understanding by designing a project for implementation in their classroom. In...
6 Tips For PBL Planning Across Content Areas

6 Tips For PBL Planning Across Content Areas

6 Tips For Powerfully Integrated Projects    by Mike Kaechele, TeachThought PD PBL Facilitator One of the weaknesses of our modern education system is that content has become so siloed that students rarely see the connections between subjects or connections with their...
The Importance Of Knowledge In Progressive Education

The Importance Of Knowledge In Progressive Education

The Importance Of Knowledge In Progressive Educationby Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PDI recently recorded a podcast that explored differing approaches to the role and importance of knowledge in teaching and learning.In the podcast, the claim by Katharine...