Problem-Based Learning: An Inquiry Approach / Edition 2

Problem-Based Learning: An Inquiry Approach / Edition 2

by John F. Barell
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Problem-Based Learning: An Inquiry Approach / Edition 2

A step-by-step guide for teaching your students to think critically and solve complex problems!

Problem-based learning expert John Barell troubleshoots the PBL process for teachers, drawing from practical classroom experience. Step-by-step procedures make this remarkably effective teaching model accessible and highly doable for all teachers, from beginners to veterans. This standards-based, teacher-friendly second edition of the author's popular PBL guide includes:

  • Examples showing problem-based learning in action
  • Answers to frequently asked questions on standards-based implementation
  • Thorough guidelines for developing problems for students to solve
  • Rubrics and assessment tips to ensure that standards are met

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412950046
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 12/12/2006
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 357,669
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1. Preparation
1. An Inquiry Process
2. Designing the Invitational Environment
3. A Curricular Overview
Part 2. Application
4. Teacher-Directed Inquiry
5. Teacher-Student Shared Inquiry
6. Student-Directed Inquiry
7. Multidisciplinary Approaches
8. Assessment, Application, and Reflection
Appendix A

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