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Problem-Based Learning

  • PBL is not an approach to take lightly. It requires a great deal of work from students, the instructor/facilitator, and administrative support. While the solution itself always can't be, the process needs to be very carefully planned.
  • Implementing PBL in a class for the first time generally causes a lot of confusion for everyone. Careful
  • It's easier for students to take a more active part in their learning when they are motivated by the problem.