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Project Based Learning

  1. Zhao (2012) World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students  An erudite study focused on international education and the need for
  2. Project Based Learning: Overview A good overview of the field in general, with critique.
  3. http://www.bie.org/research A clearning house of research from The Buck Institute for Education (BIE) who are “dedicated to improving 21st Century teaching and learning throughout the world by creating and disseminating products, practices and knowledge for effective Project Based Learning (PBL).” This group has  become a well respected educational organization focused on PBL.
  4. Newell (2003) Passion for Learning: How Project-Based Learning Meets the Needs of 21st Century Students A serious look at the Edvisions methods which have pioneered Student Driven Project Based Learning.
  5. Berger (2003) An Ethic of Excellence: Building a Culture of Craftsmanship with Students A book that gets to the heart of the process in student driven PBL and studies in general–creating the culture for effective praxis.
  6. Stolk et al. (2005) Student-Directed, Project-Based Learning in an Integrated Course Block Interesting look at research from a course that focused student directed project methods.
  7. Excellent PBL presentations from Jonathan Martin
  8. The Routledge International Handbook of Innovation Education:  New and well respected in the field.  The sections on PBL are especially rich…. so are the sections on Maths and Sciences in PBL.