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Over 25 Links Uncovering Project Based Learning Resources On The Web. Welcome to this first in a series of PBL Mania Posts.

Over 25 Links Uncovering Project Based Learning Resources On The Web

For the next few weeks I am celebrating Project Based Learning by hosting a webinar at Edtech Leaders Online, and by presenting a PBL session at the NICE Conference in Chicago. In this post I will introduce you to some awesome places on the web containing some of the very best PBL resources. Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe to this 21centuryedtech Blog by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans. You will not want to miss this series or future posts involving STEM, Flipping the Classroom, Technology Integration, Common Core, and 21st Century Skills, So Sign Up Now! As always… thanks and have a great week. - Mike Gorman (21centuryedtech) Welcome to the land of PBL knowledge.

Designing project-based learning units. 12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources. Project Based Learning. Introducing an irresistible project at the beginning of a unit of study can give students a clear and meaningful reason for learning.

Project Based Learning

Plus, they end up with a product or result that could possibility make a difference in the world! In project based learning students are driven to learn content and skills for an authentic purpose. PBL involves students in explaining their answers to real-life questions, problems, or challenges. It starts with a driving question that leads to inquiry and investigation.

Aprendizaje basado en problemas. PBL Tools. Many people have requested a source for the management tools that are used in the Project Based Learning plans on Teach 21.

PBL Tools

Here is the place. You will find rubrics, checklists, task management charts, learning logs and other documents that will help your PBL planning and delivery. Most of the documents were created by West Virginia teachers and used in the PBLs on Teach 21. Other documents were created and published on the Novel Approach PBL website, which is no longer on the internet. WV has been given permission by the creator of the site to continue using these PBL documents. ¿Qué hacen los mejores profesores? Edutopia. 10 Practical Ideas For Better Project-Based Learning In Your Classroom. By Jennifer Rita Nichols, TeachThought Intern Teachers are incorporating more and more projects into their curriculum, allowing for much greater levels of collaboration and responsibility for students at all levels.

10 Practical Ideas For Better Project-Based Learning In Your Classroom

Project- based learning is a popular trend, and even teachers who don’t necessarily follow that approach still see the benefit to using projects to advance their students’ learning. Projects can be wonderful teaching tools. They can allow for a more student-centred environment, where teachers can guide students in their learning instead of using lectures to provide them with information. Project-Based Learning: Why and How? EducationWorld is pleased to present this article by Aimee Hosler, an contributor and mother of two who writes about education and workplace news and trends.

Project-Based Learning: Why and How?

She holds a B.S. in journalism from California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo. "Learn by doing. " This is the type of experience that great teachers strive to facilitate for students. Many educators have heard about, or maybe even witnessed, how project-based learning (PBL) can engage a broader range of learners and promote workplace skills. Aprendizaje basado en problemas.

Aprendizaje basado en problemas. Love what you do! How to Motivate the Unmotivated. Pressure and coercion don’t work for long.

How to Motivate the Unmotivated

Successful leaders ignite and inspire, they don’t pressure. They were motivated. Now, they work when you’re around and doze when you’re not. What a difference three months makes. Coercion, pressure, or rewards may work momentarily. Pressure and coercion are like water to fire. The need to pressures or coerce indicates they’re not interested. “Get past this notion that motivation is something that one person does to another…,” Daniel Pink, author of, Drive, referring to a conversation with Edward Deci. De-motivation and control: Feeling controlled de-motivates. What is 21st century education? Tools to Support Project-Based Learning (PBL) - Teq. Project-Based Learning. Stereomood - Tuning my emotions for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store. Project Based Learning and iPads/iPods.

ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics. Gardner's Multiple Intelligences for iPads. PLANTILLA PARA LA APLICACIÓN DE LAS INTELIGENCIAS MÚLTIPLES EN EL AULA. Inteligencia múltiples y iPad: guía completa. Inteligencia múltiples y iPad: guía completa Las últimas semanas hemos publicado una serie de posts sobre las inteligencias múltiples vinculadas al iPad, como dispositivo que puede ayudar a desarrollar, consolidar y potenciar las distintas inteligencias de los niños y niñas.

Inteligencia múltiples y iPad: guía completa

Tal y como hemos expuesto anteriormente, el iPad por sí solo difícilmente podrá un catalizador de las inteligencias, pero sus múltiples funcionalidades posibilitan y amplían contextos que enriquecen las inteligencias de los niños y niñas y las aproximan un poco más a un talento significativo. En este sentido, presentamos una guía que recopila de todos los artículos que hemos publicado en relación al iPad y las inteligencias múltiples, para ofrecer una visión completa de la cuestión.

Inteligencias Múltiples

Descubriendo las Inteligencias Múltiples. El pasado 10 de mayo tuvimos el privilegio de asistir a la conferencia del Dr.

Descubriendo las Inteligencias Múltiples

Howard Gardner en el Palacio de Congresos de Cataluña, en Barcelona. La conferencia estaba enmarcada dentro de la jornada de Inauguración del nuevo espacio LEADERLAB del Col·legi Montserrat. Un centro de innovación y liderazgo educativo con vocación internacional que cuenta con el Dr. Howard Gardner como patrocinador. PALETA DE INTELIGENCIAS MÚLTIPLES Desarrollada por nosotros. .: Estimular las inteligencias múltiples con la tecnología. Is Your Leadership Innovative? Are your leadership actions impeding innovation?

Is Your Leadership Innovative?

Are your change initiatives successfully implemented and delivering the benefits you expected? How is YOUR behavior impacting their ability to delivery results? Innovative Leadership – Critical to Create a Culture of Successful Innovation Many traditional leaders spend more time perfecting their golf swings than they do updating their ability to lead in this interconnected and dynamic business environment.

The leaders who consistently implement innovative change continue to improve their leadership skills, including the level of self-knowledge and introspection that provides a feedback loop for ongoing improvement. Innovative leadership is the type of leadership that allows already successful leaders to raise the bar on their performance and the performance of their organizations. An innovative leader is defined as someone who consistently delivers results using the following: We keep hearing that the world is changing and it is.

Where good ideas come from. Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity? How simple ideas lead to scientific discoveries. (Almost) Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Creativity. 1Share Synopsis To be creative can be as simple as seeing something everyone else sees, but thinking what no one else thinks about it. Jonah Lehrer on How to Be Creative. The Steve Jobs Way: Seven lessons in business leadership. Having spent a couple of days of my holidays reading the Steve Jobs biography I couldn't help but reflect on the remarkable accomplishments of the man and the lessons applicable for business owners everywhere, big or small.

The Steve Jobs Way: Seven lessons in business leadership

This could have been a very long list, but here are the seven things that are most strongly front of mind for me (text is paraphrased and quoted from the book Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson, (Simon & Schuster, 2011). 1) Focus: When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997 he walked back into a company with low morale, stagnant sales and little sense of purpose. He found a business with ‘tons of products most of them crap, done by deluded teams'. In trying to work out what they were all for Jobs resorted to asking a simple question 'Which one do I tell my friends to buy? ' Jobs further simplified the issue by classifying the customer as either Consumer or Pro and the product as either Desktop or Portable. You need to have a collaborative hiring process. Dan Pink: The surprising science of motivation. Tom Wujec: Build a tower, build a team.

Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action. Ejemplo_aprendizaje_basado_en_proyectos. Multiple Intelligences Apps for The iPad. Howard Gardner is an internationally recognized leader in the field of developmental psychology. He has prolifically authored several books and journal articles on the nature of intelligence. He is best known for his theory of multiple intelligences (Multiple Intelligences: New Horizons in Theory and Practice ). Gardner defines intelligence as the ability to solve problems in a given context. Consider a 12-year old Puluwat in the Caroline Islands, he says, who has been selected by his elders to learn how to become a master sailor " under the tutelage of master navigators he will learn how to combine knowledge of sailing stars and geography so as to find his way around hundreds of islands.

Gardner argues that there are at least 6 kinds of intelligences : Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, Musical, Linguistic, Mathematico Logical, Visual Spacial. Apps for multiple intelligences. What makes the iPad brilliant is that it caters to all different intelligences. In fact most apps touch upon all different types of intelligences.

I’ve tried to match all of my favorite educational apps with their corresponding intelligences. For those apps that matched with more than one, I’ve used equivalents. For example, Showme and Educreations are interactive whiteboard apps that have got the same functions and both fit in the Visual and Aural box.

Just like I don’t believe all students fit only in one intelligence box either. Stanley McChrystal: Listen, learn ... then lead. Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action.