Challenge Based Learning / Project Based Learning






For up-to-date resources on PBL and CBL, subscribe to my ScoopIt digital magazine.
http://www.scoop.it/t/cliopbl









Research


Apple: Challenge Based Learning
http://ali.apple.com/cbl/

Buck Institute for Education
http://www.bie.org/

Buck Institute for Education - PBL DIY
http://www.bie.org/diy

Intel Teach Elements: Project-Based Approaches
http://www.intel.com/education/video/pbl/content.htm

Edutopia – Core Concept: Project Learning
http://www.edutopia.org/project-learning

Edutopia – Teaching Module: Project Based Learning
http://www.edutopia.org/teaching-module-pbl

ASCD Educational Leadership: Project Based Learning
http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational_leadership/feb08/vol65/num05/Project-Based_Learning.aspx

Challenge Based Learning White Paper
http://ali.apple.com/cbl/global/files/CBL_Paper.pdf

Challenge Based Learning: An Approach For Our Time
A Research Report from the New Media Consortium
http://ali.apple.com/cbl/global/files/Challenge-Based%20Learning%20-%20An%20Approach%20for%20Our%20Time.pdf

Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow – Today (ACOT2) White Paper
http://ali.apple.com/acot2/global/files/ACOT2_Background.pdf

Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow – Today (ACOT2) Design Principles
http://ali.apple.com/acot2/

Partnership for 21st Century Skills
http://www.p21.org/

ISTE National Educational Technology Standards for Students Implementation Wiki
http://nets-implementation.iste.wikispaces.net/

Reinventing Project-Based Learning: Your Field Guide to Real-World Projects in the Digital Age
Authors: Suzie Boss & Jane Krauss ISBN 978-1-56484-238-1

Intel Education - Designing Effective Projects
http://educate.intel.com/en/projectdesign

Edutopia: You Can Do It! PBL Best Practices
http://www.edutopia.org/stw-project-based-learning-best-practices


Project Exemplars


Apple: CBL Sample Challenges
http://ali.apple.com/cbl/challenges.html

ePals
http://www.epals.com/

iEarn
http://iearn.org/

The Globe Program
http://www.globe.gov/

GlobalSchoolNet
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/

Taking IT Global
http://www.tigweb.org/

The Future is Mine
http://www.thefutureismine.com/

Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge
http://wecanchange.com/

Progressive Fuel Our Future Now
http://fuelourfuturenow.com/

3M Young Scientist Challenge
http://youngscientistchallenge.com/

Flat Classrooms Project
http://www.flatclassroomproject.net/

A Week in the Life: A Flat Classrooms Project for students aged 8-10
http://www.flatclassroomproject.net/a-week-in-the-life-project.html

Eracism Project
http://www.eracismproject.org/

Shout
http://shoutlearning.org/

Digiteen Project
http://www.digiteen.org/

NetGenEd Project (replacement for the Horizon Project)
http://www.netgened.org/

Polar Bears International
http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/

Elementary School PBL Exemplar - Seeds and Plants
http://group3plants.wikispaces.com/

High School PBL Exemplar - Global Warming
http://pblgroupone.wikispaces.com/Culminating+Multi-Media+Product

Elementary / Middle School Exemplar - Waste Management
http://edim502-pbl-team2-wiki.wikispaces.com/

Elementary / Middle School Exemplar - Folktales and Culture
http://group1folktales.wikispaces.com/


Assessment Resources


BIE - Plan the Assessment
http://pbl-online.org/PlanTheAssessment/plantheassessment.html

Apple CBL Process - Assessment & Implement and Assess
http://ali.apple.com/cbl/process.html

Intel Teach Elements - Integrate Assessment Module
http://www.intel.com/education/video/pbl/content.htm

RubiStar
http://rubistar.4teachers.org/

4Teachers - PBL Checklist
http://pblchecklist.4teachers.org/

Project Foundry
http://www.projectfoundry.org/

Intel Education - Assessment Projects
http://educate.intel.com/en/AssessingProjects

Edutopia: Classroom Guide - Top Ten Tips for Assessing Project-Based Learning
http://www.edutopia.org/10-tips-assessment-project-based-learning-resource-guide

Project Management & Publication Resources


Diigo – Social Bookmarking & Collaboration
http://www.diigo.com/education

Evernote – Annotation & Collaboration
http://www.evernote.com/

LiveBinders
http://livebinders.com/

Edmodo – Communication & Document Sharing
http://www.edmodo.com/

Glogster EDU – MultiMedia Publication
http://edu.glogster.com/

Go Animate! – Animated Cartoons
http://goanimate.com/

VoiceThread – MultiMedia Publication & Commenting
http://voicethread.com/

Google Docs – Collaborative Document Management
http://docs.google.com/

Wikispaces – Collaborative Resource Sharing, Publication, & Communication
http://www.wikispaces.com/site/for/teachers

Bubbl.us – Collaborative Mindmapping
https://bubbl.us/

Gliffy – Collaborative Mindmapping
http://www.gliffy.com/

Cacoo - Collaborative Mindmapping
http://cacoo.com/

Google Calendar – Collaborative Calendar
http://www.google.com/calendar/

Animoto – Online Video Creation
http://animoto.com/education

Skype – VOIP
http://www.skype.com/

TodaysMeet - Private Chat Rooms
http://todaysmeet.com/

Click here for other great researching resources for students.



Download Resources