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July 29, 2016
Top 8 PBL News Stories

by John Larmer
Editor in Chief

July 25 - 29, 2016

 

Each Friday we post a list of our favorite articles, blog posts, and other resources we’ve run across that relate to Project Based Learning.

Here’s what we liked this week:

The Students and Parents of Project-Based Learning Getting Smart A great podcast recorded at BIE’s PBL World event in June with student keynote speakers Leona and Briana Das, plus their parents, who tell of their support for PBL and explain how it prepares their children for their future. Also featured are BIE National Faculty members Abby Schneiderjohn and Kevin Armstrong of Katherine Smith School in San Jose, CA.

Presentations and portfolios take the place of tests for some students The Hechinger Report Several states are exploring the use of performance assessments – including projects and portfolio defenses –...

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