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Featured Resources

The Buck Institute has created this short video to help explain the Project Based Teaching Practices in our model for Gold Standard PBL.. Learn more
How to create and use norms in your classroom to build, positive, productive culture. Learn more
Sample: Explaining PBL and giving project details. Learn more


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Sep 11, 2023
PBL Spotlights

We asked our expert National Faculty how PBL can enhance teaching and learning in a variety of disciplines. We collected what they had to say and put them together in our PBL Spotlight Series. Each of our 10 spotlights outlines what PBL looks like in a particular subject or focus area. Also included are pro tips and carefully vetted resources. Check them out here!

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Apr 13, 2023
Online Course: Becoming a PBL Teacher

Register for our 8-week course Becoming a PBL Teacher. You will learn how to use the Project Based Teaching Practices for Gold Standard PBL to benefit your students. 


Course Dates:
Fall: September 11 - November 6, 2023

Learn more about the course