Understanding Project Based Learning – Part 1

By Jamie Bricker

Jamie and Carol Bricker have over 60 years of education-related experience between them, and they are looking to share that experience with you! Bricker by Bricker focuses on the important relationship between home and school, and provides focused and timely insights on how we can work together to ensure that those relationships are productive, powerful and fulfilling.

Project-based learning (PBL) is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extending period of time to investigate and respond to an authentic, engaging and complex question or problem. During this pandemic, project-based learning may be one approach that parents use to enhance their child’s learning. In today’s podcast, Heather Buskirk, an Instructional Methods Advisor, joins Jamie and Carol to discuss the concepts of PBL.