The Importance Of Knowledge In Progressive Education

The Importance Of Knowledge In Progressive Education

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

5 Ideal Traits Of A Project Based Learning Teacher

5 Ideal Traits Of A Project Based Learning Teacher

5 Ideal Traits Of A PBL Teacher by Mike Kaechele, ThoughtStretchers Education In the past few years, I have worked with many teachers introducing the components of Project Based Learning (PBL) and helping them design their own projects. Sometimes it has been a...

3 Ways To Differentiate In Project Based Learning

3 Ways To Differentiate In Project Based Learning

3 Ways To Differentiate In Project-Based Learning by John McCarthy, EdS, TeachThought PD Facilitator Differentiation in Project-Based Learning Units Project Based Learning (PBL) units are a perfect structure for differentiation so all can learn. The role of Student...

5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your School

5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your School

5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your School by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education Is the project based learning at your school happening, but not working? You’ve read the books, liked and retweeted the tweets, listened to the podcasts, drank...

ThoughtStretchers Education Podcast
ThoughtStretchers Education Podcast

What Is Social Emotional Learning?

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What Is Project Based Learning?

Project based learning is an instructional approach that revolves around the creation of a product, using inquiry to identify what students need to know and learn in order to do so successfully.

8 Strategies to Boost Critical Thinking

As we strive to prepare our students for an ever-evolving world, prioritizing the cultivation of critical thinking skills is a powerful step toward their success and empowerment.

Four ‘Circuit Breakers’ That Disrupt Student Inquiry

Creating a classroom environment where the stakes for students don’t feel quite so high, especially when exploring sensitive issues, is crucial. It can help them ask better questions and enjoy intellectual “play” in a way that ultimately leads to deeper thinking and more curious exploration of ideas.

PBL Research: A Guide to Project Based Learning

Learn about project based learning and research in education. Discover the benefits of PBL and how to implement it in your classroom. Get insights from the latest research on PBL.

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