PBL at the State of Kansas Related Tags: Project-Based Learning More Related Discussions Abdulrahman Kamal , Doctoral student, Saudi educator Posted 04/06/2011 3:18PM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM 1 874 Views I am working on a dissertation on PBL I appreciate if I can contact any one from the State of who is a science teacher and a PBL advocate. Thanks Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share 1 Share Comments (1)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Posted 4/8/2011 7:42am Mel Pontious Since 2001 I have been directing two action research groups that involve students more actively in their own learning, using project based learning. They are music and art teachers, and they have found higher achievement, higher order thinking, self-directed learning, more productive habits of mind, fewer discipline problems, and enhanced creativity. I recently retired from my position as the Fine Arts Consultant at the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction but am still involved with these groups. The instructional/assessment strategies they have developed are applicable to all disciplines. Sign in to vote! blog 5 PBL Best Practices for Redefining the Teacher's RoleLast comment 2 days 17 hours ago in Project-Based Learning blog PBL Pilot: Navigating Group WorkLast comment 2 weeks 1 day ago in Collaborative Learning blog Social Justice: A Whole-School ApproachLast comment 2 weeks 2 days ago in Service Learning Discussion Is Your Classroom an Active Democracy?Last comment 1 week 3 days ago in Project-Based Learning blog How Maker Culture Builds Stronger Learning Communities Last comment 1 week 4 days ago in Project-Based Learning Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?