Resources on PBL


My Posts on Edutopia

My first article on Edutopia
Edutopia WL Community Forum
The Value of Reflection

More info at Edutopia

PBL Home page at Edutopia
List of articles on PBL at Edutopia - TONS of info!
PBL Assessment Tips
Edutopia's famous Guides!
Link to Download Edutopia's PBL Assessment Guide

PBL Research Review Page

- this page is an essential read!

Articles by Susie Boss @Edutopia

How to Get Projects off to a Good Start

Or view the Assessment Guide right here!


A Good article on Wikipedia

PBL article on Wikipedia

How PBL Educates the Whole Child

PBL Basics

Foundations of PBL - Project Overview Workshop

Creating Effective Entry Events

Rubrics Workshop

Books on PBL, with links to

Reinventing Project-based Learning: Your Field Guide to Real-World Projects in the Digital Age, by Suzie Boss, Jane Krauss, and Leslie Connery

Project-based Learning Handbook: A Guide to Standards-focused Project-Based Learningfor Middle and High School Teachers, by Thom Markham, John Larmer and Jason Ravitz

PBL Starter Kit, by John Larmer @BIE

Project-based Second and FL Education - theory and ideas, by Gulbahar H. Beckett (Editor), Paul Chamness Miller (Editor)

(NB: This book is quite theoretical, not exceptionally practical in nature. Useful if you are interested in the theory behind PBL in WL, not ideas for PBL-based projects)

Books on 21st Century Skills

21st Century Skills; Learning for Life in Our Times


On-Line Resources

PBL On-line - Buck Institute for Education
Buck Institute for Education
YouTube videos from Buck
Experts and NewBIEs Blog @ Buck Institute for Education
Another useful wiki on PBL and other 21st Century teaching practices
A site on PBL theory and ressources
A good intro to PBL

PBL Checklists - 21st Century Skiils

Curriculum 21 - a website for info about 21st Century Skills

21Century Tech Blog

Work That Matters:A Teacher's Guide to PBL by Alec Patton, @Innovation Unit,

How to Lecture in a PBL Classroom by Mike Kaechele, @

The Land of PBL - 25 Ressources by Michael Gorman @ 21CenturyEdTech