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Project-Based Learning

Project-Based Learning allows students to have a deep understanding of a topic.  Students are able to learn information and retain it longer.  It builds competencies for college and career readiness.  Most importantly, project-based learning provides students with empowering opportunities to make a difference in their communities by solving real problems and addressing real issues.
Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning by Larmer, J., Mergendoller, J., Boss, S.

Environmental Science and Project Based Learning

A recent article from Edutopia reported on studies completed regarding the effectiveness of Project Based Learning and student achievement (no matter demographics or student ability).  The studies included AP Environmental Science classes, AP Government classes, and a 3rd grade class.   You can read the article here…https://www.edutopia.org/article/new-research-makes-powerful-case-pbl .