Teach for America
Secondary Math online Teacher Development
Course: Project Based Learning
Understand the foundational ideas of project based learning and supporting research.
Analyze the five key components of a well-developed project based learning experience.
Recognize the differences between project based and activity based learning.
Do This If...
You have a strong classroom management structure and kids can take on some responsibility in class
Kids seem bored and/or disengaged in class and would enjoy a challenge and more inquisitive freedom
You are tired of the same day-today lesson plans and structures.
You want to transition your classroom from teacher-led to student-led.
How will this help me tomorrow?
Develop stronger real-world inquiry lessons and linkages for mathematics content.
Consider more strategic plans and schema for collaborative learning.
Give students more responsibility to drive the learning in future coursework.
Choose a flexible way to assess tomorrow's learning target.
Create your own unique website with customizable templates.