George Lucas Educational Foundation

Thom Markham

CEO, PBL Global. As a PBL consultant, I've worked with over 300 schools and 6000 teachers worldwide. Former Associate Director of Buck Institute for Education and author of three books on PBL and intelligence: BIE Handbook for Standards-Focused Project Based Learning; PBL Design and Coaching Guide; and Redefining Smart.

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  • Student Engagement

    Want Better Project-Based Learning? Use Social and Emotional Learning

    Blogger Thom Markham argues that the soft skills of SEL will make students successful not only in PBL, but also in life.
  • New Teachers

    From Groups to Teams: The Key to Powering up PBL

    Guest Blogger Thom Markham provides a seven-step process for enhancing student performance in a project-based learning environment.
  • Education Trends

    Strategies for Embedding Project-Based Learning into STEM Education

    Thom Markham from the Buck Institute shares some strategies for embedding PBL in STEM education.
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    Want Your Students College Ready? Use PBL