Project-Based Learning (PBL)
Project-based learning is a dynamic classroom approach in which students actively explore real-world problems and challenges and acquire transferable knowledge.
- Denmark has fully embraced playful learning in its K–12 schools. We visited two schools to see the pedagogical approach in action.330
- With the proper scaffolding, students can provide feedback on their classmates’ projects in the target language.353
- With appropriate scaffolding, multilingual students can successfully engage in all phases of PBL.441
- With shared emphases on inquiry, student voice, and choice, PBL and International Baccalaureate methods can combine to facilitate meaningful learning.789
- A new study shows that when implemented well, AP courses built around project-based learning can raise test scores for all students, including those in traditionally underserved demographics.4.7k
- Researchers in Michigan showed that project-based learning in high-poverty communities can produce statistically significant gains in social studies and informational reading—see how they did it in this video.10.4k