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Problem Based Learning Design Workshop

February 21, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Provided by the Ohio STEM Learning Network (OSLN)-Akron Hub, this 3-day institute is designed to provide workshop attendees with an introduction to Problem-Based Learning (PBL) based on the model developed at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy® (IMSA) and adapted by National Inventors Hall of Fame® School … Center for STEM Learning.170119 Akron Winter PBL flyer

Participants will discover how to:

  • Connect your district’s teaching standards through a self-designed PBL
  • Design a PBL unit considering the needs and interests of their learners for classroom use
  • Identify ways to incorporate existing lessons into a PBL unit
  • Understand what it means to be a learning coach in the PBL process
  • Explore how PBL strategies increase collaboration, creativity and critical thinking

$475 per educator, includes lunch and materials
2 graduate credit hours available through the University of Akron for $350 or 2.4 continuing education units are available upon workshop completion

Limited seats remain

All grades and content areas welcome


February 21, 2017 @ 8:00 am
February 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
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Sam Crews
(330) 761-3195


National Inventors Hall of Fame Middle School
199 S Broadway St
Akron, OH 44308 United States
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