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Other

Description:

Based at the University of Delaware, this set of peer-tested and vetted educational resources asks the important question: "How can I get my students to think?" Their educational philosophy places a premium on problem-based learning (PBL), which is an instructional method that asks students to work cooperatively in groups in order to seek solutions to real world problems. First-time visitors can take a look at some sample PBL problems. These sample problems include several group exercises that deal with everything from household wiring to a case study problem in molecular evolution. College instructors will want to definitely visit the "PBL Courses and Syllabi" area, where they can take a look at sample syllabi that draw inspiration from the problem-based learning perspective. Finally, visitors can also browse through the PBL Clearinghouse and look over a list of related educational sites.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Health > General
  • Science > General Science
  • Social Studies > General
  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Informal Education,Vocational Education,NSDL,Mathematics -- Instructional issues,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110201190843295T,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Health,Science -- Instructional issues,Mathematics,Social Sciences,Graduate/Professional,Life Science,Health -- Instructional issues,Technical Education (Upper Division),Science -- General science,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-021,Higher Education,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Science,Vocational Education -- Instructional issues,Social studies,General Public,Social studies -- Instructional issues,Technical Education (Lower Division),High School,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Education

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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