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  1. 1  Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads

    Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads

    These are my notes from Felix Jacomino and Inge Wassmann's breakout session, "Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads" at the 2012 Mobile Learning Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 13, 2012. MY THOUGHTS AND COMMENTS ARE IN ALL CAPS.

  2. 2  30 Online Multimedia Resources for PBL and Flipped Classrooms

    30 Online Multimedia Resources for PBL and Flipped Classrooms

    Welcome to the third in a series of PBL Mania Posts. For the next few weeks I am celebrating Project Based Learning. In this post I will introduce you to some multimedia mega-sites found on the web that can be used in the PBL classroom.

  3. 3  Project Based Learning: Explained.

    Project Based Learning: Explained.

    The Buck Institute for Education commissioned the cutting-edge advertising agency, Common Craft, to create a short animated video that explains in clear language the essential elements of Project Based Learning (PBL).

  4. 4  iPads at Burley

    iPads at Burley

    Even though it's October it still feels very much like the beginning of the year. One of the first thoughts that many teachers have about their students is "they look so little!" It's true. Those tall confident students that left us have gone on to be "little" to next year's teacher and we have our own new crop of "little" people to educate.

  5. 5  Agents of Change: Facilitating Inquiry Based "Mobile" Learning

    Agents of Change: Facilitating Inquiry Based "Mobile" Learning

    Mobile learning environments, such as the combination of the iPad with cloud-computing services, provide an orchestra of possibilities for Inquiry-based learning. Within one device students can...

  6. 6  10 Ways to Teach Innovation

    10 Ways to Teach Innovation

    Getty One overriding challenge is now coming to the fore in public consciousness: We need to reinvent just about everything. Whether scientific advances, technology breakthroughs, new political and economic structures, environmental solutions, or an updated code of ethics for 21st century life, everything is in flux-and everything demands innovative, out of the box thinking.

  7. 7  Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

    Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

    Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites The internet catalogue for students, teachers, administrators & parents. Over 20,000 relevant links personally selected by an educator/author with over 30 years of experience.

  8. 8  Five-Minute Film Festival: Tips and Tools for PBL Planning

    Five-Minute Film Festival: Tips and Tools for PBL Planning

    Here at Edutopia, we talk a lot about project-based learning, or PBL. Whether you call it deeper learning, inquiry-, problem-, or challenge-based learning, all are variations on the same idea -- that young people can learn more deeply, and retain the information better, when they can work collaboratively in teams to explore and solve real-world problems. Many would say that PBL can be a more effective way to teach - but anyone who has tried it agrees that doing it well is not easy.

  9. 9  An Interesting Chart on The Difference Between Projects and Project Based Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobil...

    An Interesting Chart on The Difference Between Projects and Project Based Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobil...

    Project based learning is " an instructional approach built upon authentic learning activities that engage student interest and motivation. These activities are designed to answer a question or solve a problem and generally reflect the types of learning and work people do in the everyday world outside the classroom."

  10. 12  15 Tools For Better Project-Based Learning

    15 Tools For Better Project-Based Learning

    Project-Based Learning is a 21st century approach to learning that acts both as a curriculum and instruction tool, as well as a new way for students to think about school. Rather than strictly academic lessons and units, real-world problems can be solved, and students gain experience with long-term management of the learning process, and the possibility of self-direction.

  11. 13  Project-based Learning: How to Get Started in Your Classroom

    Project-based Learning: How to Get Started in Your Classroom

    When I transitioned to a new school this fall, I was excited about the innovative philosophy of my administration, who invited me to learn more about project-based learning by visiting other schools who had implemented it. What Is Project-based Learning (PBL)?

  12. 14  Getting Started with Project-Based Learning (Hint: Don't Go Crazy)

    Getting Started with Project-Based Learning (Hint: Don't Go Crazy)

    Before the start of the school year, many of us want to use the remaining weeks of summer to learn some new skills -- such as project-based learning (PBL). One of the things we stress for new PBL practitioners is, as I say, "don't go crazy."

  13. 15  What's the Best Way to Practice Project Based Learning?

    What's the Best Way to Practice Project Based Learning?

    TB Project Based Learning can mean different things to different people, and can be practiced in a variety of ways. For educators who want to dive in, the good news is that a rich trove of resources are available. In order to create your own definition and practice, here are some parameters to consider.

  14. 16  Project Based Learning in Hand Part 2

    Project Based Learning in Hand Part 2

    Learn how iPod touch and iPad can be used for mobile learning and project based learning. For a transcript and links to apps and websites, go to learninginhand.com/pbl

  15. 17  Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads

    Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads

    These are my notes from Felix Jacomino and Inge Wassmann's breakout session, "Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads" at the 2012 Mobile Learning Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 13, 2012. MY THOUGHTS AND COMMENTS ARE IN ALL CAPS.

  16. 18  PBL Meets STEM: Delicious Main Course of Resources and Ideas

    PBL Meets STEM: Delicious Main Course of Resources and Ideas

    It is great to share my second ISTE 2012 Blog from here in San Diego, CA. The first was on writing Driving Questions. In this post, you are about to discover one of my most resource-filled posts ever! One that is dedicated to highlighting some amazing free resources that will help support STEM-based PBL in the classroom .

  17. 19  Project Based Learning Checklists

    Project Based Learning Checklists

    Age-appropriate, customizable project checklists for written reports, multimedia projects, oral presentations, and science projects.

  18. 20  Ten Sites Supporting Digital Classroom Collaboration In Project Based Learning

    Ten Sites Supporting Digital Classroom Collaboration In Project Based Learning

    Welcome to the second in a series of PBL Mania Posts. For the next few weeks I am celebrating Project Based Learning by hosting a webinar at Edtech Leaders Online and giving a PBL session at the NICE Conference in Chicago.

  19. 21  Cool Cat Teacher Blog

    Cool Cat Teacher Blog

    QR Codes (Quick Response Codes) are just barcodes. There is nothing fancy about them. Just like the grocery store clerk uses barcodes to look up the product and scan the price into the computer, your mobile device or computer can look up QR codes to: take you to a website, read some text, give you a phone number, or generate a text message.

  20. 22  12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources

    12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources

    by Shannon Dauphin Project-based learning is becoming increasingly popular as teachers look for a way to make lessons stick in the minds of their students. According to Edutopia, studies have shown that students who use project-based learning remember the material much longer and have healthier attitudes toward education.

  21. 23  Over 25 Links Uncovering Project Based Learning Resources On The Web

    Over 25 Links Uncovering Project Based Learning Resources On The Web

    Welcome to this first in a series of PBL Mania Posts. For the next few weeks I am celebrating Project Based Learning by hosting a webinar at Edtech Leaders Online, and by presenting a PBL session at the NICE Conference in Chicago. In this post I will introduce you to some awesome places on the...

  22. 24  10 Practical Ideas For Better Project-Based Learning In Your Classroom

    10 Practical Ideas For Better Project-Based Learning In Your Classroom

    By Jennifer Rita Nichols, TeachThought Intern Teachers are incorporating more and more projects into their curriculum, allowing for much greater levels of collaboration and responsibility for students at all levels. Project- based learning is a popular trend, and even teachers who don't necessarily follow that approach still see the benefit to using projects to advance their students' learning.

  23. 25  The PBL Super Highway... Over 45 Links To Great Project Based Learning

    The PBL Super Highway... Over 45 Links To Great Project Based Learning

    Welcome to another post that I know you will want to share and bookmark. As I travel the country I constantly have teachers ask me for places to find some engaging PBL ideas! Below you will find the collection of links I have started to assemble.