Integrating STEM and Project Based Learning
Are you interested in hosting this professional development in your school building or district? If so, please contact Dr. Greg Johnson, email@example.com, to arrange a date and registration process.
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education can be easily integrated with Project Based Learning (PBL). To learn more about this integration please view the Archived webinar. To learn more about STEM education please see our website. To learn more about PBL please view the video below or go to http://www.bie.org/.
Project Based Learning: Explained
The resources below are for the PBL/STEM workshop participants. The documents are designed to be printed and hung in the classroom as was demonstrated in the workshop. They are Word documents that contain useful URL's and QR Codes. Additionally, participants are free to modify the documents for their specific classroom purposes.
SPARKvue AirLink Turorial - This tutorial demonstrates how to set up Pasco Education's AirLink to gather data using Pasco probes with an iOS device such as the iPad:
STEM Resources Continued
PBL Apps and Resources
Productivity or Business Apps
The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science (NCCSTS) promotes the nationwide application of active learning techniques to the teaching of science, with a particular emphasis on case studies and problem-based learning.
Greg Johnson explores STEM education and its connection to Dimension 1 of the Next Generation Science Standards and Project Based Learning.
Webinar Wednesdays occur twice a month and are 45 minutes long. The webinars shine a spotlight on all things PBL. The presenters are members of BIE's National Faculty & Staff and special guests.
The webinars are free to attend and you don't need to register. The webinars will be recorded and available shortly after each broadcast.
STEM and PBL Archived Webinar
Access BIE's free webinar on engaging online programs and opportunities that allow integration of STEM and PBL at http://www.bie.org/services/webinars/stem_and_pbl . Michael Gorman, BIE National Faculty and named STEM Educator of the Year by the Indiana US Air Force Association, will highlight several brief demonstrations of software and give a tour of some amazing web sites. The results will be a PBL educational experience that will rev up student engagement, inquiry, creativity, and innovation.