Featured 21st Century Learning Videos -- February 2016:
Superb and inspiring new Beyond Measure film shows the replicability of 21st century innovative teaching and learning practices in four school and university stories. From the makers of Race to Nowhere. Click here to see the film or to host a screening.
Featured 21st Century Learning Videos -- November 2015:
Greenville County (SC) Schools' Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School, a PBL STEAM middle school, is named the CEFPI 2015 James D. MacConnell Award Winner. See submittal. CEPFI is now known as the Association for Learning Environments. Also see the New Learning Environments section of this website. Disclosure: I am a Senior Education Consultant for FNI.
March, 2016: My selection of the best videos on PBL in schools. This selection includes the outstanding series from edutopia and the best videos from PBL schools on their pedagogy, protocols, processes, and systems for teaching and learning.
February 29, 2016: UPDATED 2016 PBL Institutes and 21st Century Learning Conferences
January 19, 2016: Engage Students in STEM through Powerful Projects and Investigations, blog by Bob Pearlman, at Real Experieinces at Life
March, 2015: Libraries & Learning Commons
December, 2014: Designing Classrooms & Schools for 21st Century Learners, Blog by Bob Pearlman, Partnership for 21st Century Skills Blogazine, December 1, 2014
October, 2014: Manor New Tech announces 11 Think Forward PBL Regional Conferences in 2014-2015
October, 2014: 21C District web profile of Albemarle County Public Schools, VA
August, 2014: Wooranna Park Primary School's Stimulating Learning Platforms
April, 2014: Innovation Labs, Makerspaces, and Learning Commons
February 2014: An
Inspiration for Todays Innovators, Review of Becoming Self-Directed
Learners: Student & Faculty Memoirs of an Experimenting High School
40 Years Later, by James A. Bellanca (Editor), Arline Paul (Editor), et
al. Review by Bob Pearlman, February 12, 2014. Buy at Amazon.
January, 2014: 50 free PBL Inquiry Starter Videos from David Thornburg and Knights of Knowledge and profile of David Thornburg's work
January, 2014: Vantage, Minnetonka's Advanced Professional Studies Program
November, 2013: Review of Leaving to Learn: How Out-of-School Learning Increases Student Engagement and Reduces Dropout Rates, by Elliot Washor and Charles Mojokowski. Review by Bob Pearlman.
October, 2013: , a 21C Professional Learning activity for you and your colleagues
August, 2013: Bob's Web Redesign Project
May 9, 2013: President Obama visits Texas technology school, Video of President's speech to Manor New Technology High School
January, 2013: Autonomous Schools and Innovation Zones
July 2012: New book: Transforming Learning through 21st Century Skills: The Who Took My Chalk? Model for Engaging You and Your Students, By Lydotta M. Taylor and Jill M. Fratto. Foreword by Bob Pearlman.
February 2, 2012: The Future of Science Education: STEM and Workforce Readiness - Webinar and Video - features Project-Based Learning with interviews of Bob Pearlman, Suzie Boss, Thom Markham, Megan Pacheco, and Dan Liebert.
November, 2011: Book Review: Spotlight on Technology in Education (Harvard Education Press, 2011), by Bob Pearlman, Educational Technology, November-December 2011)
October, 2011: 21st Century Elementary Schools
Updated September , 2011: Innovative 21st Century Skills School Districts
July, 2011: School Environments: Transforming Learning Spaces, The Whole Child Podcast, with Bob Pearlman, Kristin Cuilla, and Luis Torres.