Cultivating PBL: Preparing Teachers, Students, & Systems for Rigorous Project-Based Learning

What We'll Cover

In this webinar, you’ll learn the benefits of project-based learning for your context and the problems PBL solves. You’ll explore the nature of the work that students will do in a PBL unit, as well as how the work of the teacher shifts. You’ll learn what you can plan to do today to cultivate the mindsets, skills, systems, and more that will help PBL flourish in your context.

We’ll explore:

  • How PBL will positively impact the culture of your school and classrooms
  • What research supports PBL teaching and learning
  • How teaching and learning shifts in a PBL unit
  • What concrete steps you can take to cultivate PBL in your setting
  • What real teachers are saying about PBL in their context

 Dr. Amy Baeder 

Director, The Project-Based Learning Network

About The Presenter

Dr. Amy Baeder is Director of the Project-Based Learning Network. A former science teacher, she is a full-time curriculum writer and PBL professional development expert. Dr. Baeder holds an EdD in Educational Leadership from the University of Washington, and the PBL units she has written are used in more than 50 countries around the world.