Published on February 28, 2014
Blended Learning & Student Driven Projects to Personalize Learning and Increase Engagement Catlin Tucker @CTuckerEnglish English Teacher, PD Facilitator & Author www.CatlinTucker.com
Project Based Learning Inquiry driven What is Project Based Learning? Student centered Relevant & rigorous Multidisciplinary Tackles real world challenges Requires critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration & reflection Creates something
Traditional Instruction vs. PBL
Common Core & PBL Aligned Emphasizes communication Stress real world relevance Encourage higher-order thinking skills Value research and problem solving Weave in technology and media literacy
Challenges with Traditional Group Work
PBL: Basic Stages Stage 1: Driving question Stage 2: Explore & discuss Stage 3: Research Stage 4: Design solutions & create something Stage 5: Reflect Stage 6: Publish
Generating Questions Ideas for Integrating Technology Padlet.com
Explore & Discuss What is the nature of topic, question, problem or dilemma? What do we already know about this topic? Are there possible limitations or constraints? Are there potential options for resolution?
Take Discussions Online CollaborizeClassroom.com
Checking in… Google Voice or Voice Memo
Stage 3: Research the Problem
Dynamic Research Tool Ideas for Integrating Technology
Step 4: Design Solutions
Making the Most of Basic Tech
Create & Share Prezi
Step 5: Reflection
Step 6: Publish & Share
Challenge Based Learning Project Goo.gl/kOHgi (*URL is case sensitive)
Contact Information Catlin Tucker Twitter - @CTuckerEnglish Education Blog - www.catlintucker.com Blended Learning in Grades 4-12: Leveraging the Power of Technology to Create Student-Centered Classrooms (Corwin – June 2012)
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