Online Training

Welcome to your anytime, just-in-time option for professional development!

This series of self-paced, online courses will help you integrate project-based learning effectively in your classroom, whether you are new to PBL or you have been using this instructional method in your classroom for years.

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Courses Offered

Course Description Price Register
PBL Foundations This workshop bundles the ten web-based courses that follow. Register for this bundle and receive a $30 discount!150.00 Register Now
What is PBL? This module provides an introduction to PBL, including the rationale behind PBL and the Eight Essentials for PBL.Free Register Now
Crafting the Driving Question A driving question sets the focus for PBL development. Course participants will recognize, craft and assess the quality of driving questions. Participants will also be prepared to utilize driving questions for student learning.20.00 Register Now
Creating a Project Storyboard The project storyboard maps the project from start to finish and sequences the main learning activities. Course participants will understand how to utilize a project storyboard to design and manage a PBL, including the key items mapped in a storyboard and how to create a project calendar for students.20.00 Register Now
Project Launch The project launch is the initial step to creating student-driven learning and inquiry within a PBL experience. Course participants will understand the function of the entry event and explore different approaches for introducing projects.20.00 Register Now
Assessment Blueprint An Assessment Blueprint provides an overview of the specific competencies and skills measured on the assessments that take place throughout a project. Course participants will understand how to use the blueprint to support student learning.20.00 Register Now
Assessment Rubrics Assessment rubrics are used to evaluate students, individually and within a team. Course participants will understand how to develop and implement assessment rubrics.20.00 Register Now
Managing the PBL Process Course participants will learn tools, strategies, and resources for implementing a PBL successfully with students.20.00 Register Now
Student Driven Learning Through Inquiry and Innovation Course participants will learn how to capitalize on and manage student inquiry within the PBL framework20.00 Register Now
Student Choice in PBL Course participants will learn how to plan for student choice in planning, implementing, managing and assessing PBL. We hope that you will use this course to create a new PBL project or to refine an existing project.20.00 Register Now
21st Century Skills in PBL 21st Century Skills are one of the critical components that make project-based learning different from traditional classroom practices. In this course you will understand, plan for, and monitor student development of 21st Century Skills within the PBL context.20.00 Register Now
ELL Strategies in the PBL Framework: Module 1 This is the first of four modules that explore how to support English Language Learners within the PBL classroom.30.00 Register Now
ELL Strategies in the PBL Framework: Module 2 This is the second of four modules that explore how to support English Language Learners within the PBL classroom.30.00 Register Now
ELL Strategies in the PBL Framework: Module 3 This is the third of four modules that explore how to support English Language Learners within the PBL classroom.30.00 Register Now
ELL Strategies in the PBL Framework: Module 4 This is the fourth of four modules that explore how to support English Language Learners within the PBL classroom.30.00 Register Now
Universal Design for PBL: Removing Barriers The focus and goal of this course is to help you make sure that your students with disabilities are meaningfully included in your PBL classroom.30.00 Register Now