Project-Based Learning 101

Quality Improvement Workshops

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Course Description

Project based learning(PBL) is fun! But,when implemented correctly it also becomes a powerful tool to teach 21st Century Skills and to energize your program! Join our interactive hands-on workshop where you will learn how to design and administer powerful PBL activities that students will wholeheartedly embrace!

In this workshop, participants will learn how to develop PBL activities that are aligned with the 4 c’s of 21st Century Learning Creativity, Communication, Collaboration and Critical thinking. This fast paced workshop uses blended learning techniques and small and large group work to keep you focused and engaged. Bring your smartphones, a sense of humor, and an open mind!

Combo Packages

Ignite your team engagement by adding site visits, coaching, communities of practice or a combination of all to your professional development order. We will create a customized PD plan for your team that will make sure you get a return on your training investment.

Quality Standards Addressed

The program provides a safe and nurturing environment that supports the developmental, social-emotional and physical needs of all students

Program design and activities reflect active, meaningful and engaging learning methods that promote
collaboration and expand student horizons.

The program maintains high expectations for all students, intentionally links program goals and curricula with 21st-century skills and provides activities to help students achieve mastery.

The program provides and supports intentional opportunities for students to play a meaningful role in
program design and implementation, and provides ongoing access to authentic leadership roles

The program creates an environment in which students experience values that embrace diversity and equity
regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, income level, national origin, physical ability, sexual orientation and/or gender identity and expression.


  • Site Coordinators
  • Youth Leaders
  • Teaching Artists
  • Program leaders


3rd – 12th


2-3 hours


Staff members receive hands on training designed to keep them engaged and actively participating.
Hands On
Staff members will have several opportunities to collaborate in small and large group settings.
Staff members will receive a study guide, resources, and a survey at the end to assess comprehension and impact.
Study Guide
Staff members will have a multimedia experience with music and video embedded throughout.
Staff members will have fun with physical activities designed to energize the mind and spark critical thinking.
Fun Activities

Project Based Learning 102

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Supercharge your PBL 102

Part 2 of Supercharge Your PBL 101. Participants explore assessments and infusing youth voice and choice into the projects.
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Put Me in Coach 101

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Put me in coach 101

Participants will learn the basics on how to develop a coaching routine that builds capacity in staff members and improves program quality.
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