Project-Based Learning Resources

What is project-based learning? What are the benefits of using this instructional approach? Explore this collection of resources to learn more.

Definition of project-based learning from PBL Online:
a systematic teaching method that engages students in learning essential knowledge and life-enhancing skills through an extended, student-influenced inquiry process structured around complex, authentic questions and carefully designed products and tasks.
An Introduction to Project-Based Learning

Project-Based Learning Explained

What is project-based learning? Great information and videos from Edutopia.

Authentic Learning A collection of resources and project examples from Kathy Schrock

Excellent learning module about project-based learning at eBistro.

Project-Based Learning for the 21st Century A look at the essentials of project-based learning and a collection of projects. Great math examples!

Project-Based Learning channel with videos at YouTube

A collection of resources for project-based learning on the 21st Century wiki

I love this list of tools for projects. A menu of choices for sharing and synthesizing information.

Project checklist for project-based leanring in all subject areas

Project-Based Learning Online Resources including guidelines for designing and implementing projects .

The PBL Co-Laboratory Create an account to locate PBL projects at each grade level. You can also follow the step by step process to create a project on this site.

Blog article about PBL