What is Project-Based Learning? | John Spencer

Project-based learning is different from traditional classroom
projects Learning through projects culminating projects
Student choice in design vs. following a set of instructions
Student inquiry vs. Pre-planned questions

The Buck Institute identifies the following seven project design elements:

1. Challenging Problem or Question
2. Sustained Inquiry
3. Authenticity
4. Student Voice & Choice
5. Reflection
6. Critique & Revision
7. Public Product