EDU 517 Design a Powerful Project Based Learning Experience
This course will focus on the teaching method Project Based Learning. Participants will gain an understanding of how students gain knowledge by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to a complex question or problem.
Research will be shared and discussed around Project Based learning and how educators can implement the teaching method into their classrooms. Participants will develop an understanding of Project Based Learning through a variety of methods and materials. This course will explore a wide range of strategies and techniques for learning through the use of projects. Participants will learn about developing collaborative, inquiry-based projects that support curricular goals. Participants will review best practices designed to foster achievement though the use of projects. Overall, the course will focus on understanding and effectively implementing Project Based Learning into their classroom.