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A look at the enhanced possibilities of using century skills to engage students with real-world challenges through combining the pedagogical model of PBL with the rich content area of STEAM. Problem Based Learning, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Learning Resources, 21st Century Learning, 21st Century Skills, Steam Education, Art Education, Steam Activities
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PBL and STEAM Education: A Natural Fit

Using project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and math classes is a way to solve problems in real-world contexts.

Infographic: Teachers Embrace Digital Learning Strategies from PBS Learning Media Instructional Technology, Instructional Design, Educational Technology, Technology Websites, Digital Technology, Technology Articles, Teaching Technology, Educational Websites, Technology News
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Teachers Embrace Digital Learning Strategies | Educación a Distancia y TIC

oday is the second annual Digital Learning Day, designated to bring attention to the benefits of technology for learning. As part of the effort, PBS LearningMedia has released a survey showing that 74 percent of teachers say educational technology benefits their classroom in many ways, including the ability to reinforce and expand content, motivate students, and respond to a variety of learning styles.

Think About It: Critical Thinking Scholastic article with tips on how to encourage your child's (or student's) critical thinking skills. Very short with five strategies to use in your classroom. Critical Thinking Activities, Critical Thinking Skills, Learning Activities, Thinking Strategies, Thinking Maps, Creative Thinking, Creative Kids, Childhood Education, Kids Education
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Think About It: Critical Thinking

Use these tips to encourage your child's critical thinking skills.

How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character: Paul Tough. “Drop the flashcards—grit, character, and curiosity matter even more than cognitive skills. A persuasive wake-up call. How Children Succeed, Helping Children, Self Control, Best Teacher, Teacher Books, Teacher Stuff, Teacher Humor, Teacher Gifts, Growth Mindset
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Galileo: His Experiments Science Classroom, Classroom Resources, Classroom Ideas, Middle Ages History, Thought Experiment, Interactive Activities, Kids Education, Project Ideas, Renaissance
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Galileo: His Experiments | PBS LearningMedia

This interactive activity from NOVA allows users to conduct some of Galileo's most important experiments. With a few simple yet elegant experiments and "thought experiments," Galileo single-handedly overturned centuries-old beliefs about the physical world. The interactive activity requires Adobe Flash Player.

Kids debate whether it was more likely the chocolate chip cookie was invented or if the chocolate fell in and chipped by accident! This original illustration is available for print in the Chocolate Chip Cookie School Kickstarter campaign. Happy A, Critical Thinking, Kids Education, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Cool Kids, Inventions, How To Memorize Things, Campaign, Learning

Cookie School Report from the Front Lines -

A delightful surprise appeared in my inbox: One of the teachers whose classes I popped into last week wrote all about the Chocolate Chip Cookie School experience. If you’re wondering how the Kickstarter campaign can translate into school, take a look! 3 Most Memorable Cookie School Debates When you’re first learning, what you hear tends …

Kids' illustration class from a really successful children's book illustrator Kids Education, Cool Kids, Childrens Books, Illustrator, Cool Stuff, Ideas, Early Education, Children's Books, Children Books

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Chocolate Chip Cookie School - Creative PBL Curriculum for Homeschool & Summer School Smart Cookie, How To Make Cookies, Critical Thinking, Kids Education, Teaching Kids, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Cool Kids, Chips, Learning
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Chocolate Chip Cookie School - Creative PBL Curriculum for Homeschool & Summer School

Engage students with real-world PBL critical thinking exercises in history, business, science, sociology and language - that's Chocolate Chip Cookie School