Tag - Project Based Learning

Implementing Project-Based Learning in Congregational Schools

By Ronit Ziv-Kreger How do we make Jewish learning relevant to students and meaningful to their contemporary lives? One approach is to embed the learning of content and skills within exciting real-world projects that leverage student motivation to accomplish real work with real value. This approach, known as Project- Based Learning (PBL), reaches...

Project Based Learning: Reflections from the Summer Sandbox Conference

By Hillel Broder This week’s post offers a different perspective on progressive education: this week, I had the privilege of attending the 4th Annual Summer Sandbox, a 2.5 day conference focused on project-based learning (PBL) and education in the 21st century hosted at Yeshivat Noam in Paramus, NJ. As an educator well aware of the use...