The PBL in the Arts Online Course includes 4 training modules and 3 big bonuses. Each training module contains (3) 15-minute video lessons and 5-6 downloadable worksheets. Here’s exactly what you’ll find inside…
The foundational bedrock of all variations of PBL! Discover the difference between problem based learning, inquiry based learning and project based learning.
- LESSON 1: Inquiry Defined
- LESSON 2: Effective Questioning
- LESSON 3: Shades of Inquiry
Downloadables: Big ideas worksheet, inquiry based learning infographic, effective questioning worksheet, applying Bloom’s cheat sheet, aligning processes guide sheet, shades of inquiry worksheet
MODULE 2: PBL PLANNING
Specific planning resources to make using PBL much easier.
- LESSON 1: Narrowing the Field
- LESSON 2: PBL Planning
- LESSON 3: PBL as a Means for Integrating the Arts
Downloadables: PBL process guide sheet, narrowing the field worksheet, PBL planning worksheet, PBL planning template, standards-at-a-glance worksheet, context for arts integration worksheet
How to connect PBL and the Arts through Integration
- LESSON 1: Developing Driving Questions
- LESSON 2: From Planning to Project
- LESSON 3: Authentic Assessment
Downloadables: arts-related driving questions worksheet, planning to product worksheet, junkyard band PBL lesson plan, authentic assessment worksheet, Once Upon a Time PBL lesson plan
How to gain forward momentum in using this approach
- LESSON 1: Establishing Partners
- LESSON 2: Addressing Challenges
- LESSON 3: Reflections and Celebrations
Downloadables: Resistance cheat sheet, establishing partners worksheet, challenge chart, celebrations idea sheet, final checklist
Bonuses designed to propel your PBL efforts
- BONUS 1: Classroom Teacher Lesson and Arts Teacher Lesson examples
- BONUS 2: PBL Resource Guide
- BONUS 3: Inquiry through the Arts Toolkit
WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE
This project based learning course comes with all of the following:
10 hour PD Certificate
12 Streaming Video Lessons
14 Downloadable Handouts
Slidedeck & Video Downloads
Your Personalized PD Certificate
At the completion of the course, each participant will be provided a certificate of professional development for 10 hours, often suitable for district CEUs and recertification needs.
Please check with your school or district on the transferability of PD hours into CEU credits.
**PA, NY, and TX residents – we are an approved PD provider.**
“Your course brought a sense of freshness and exciting to my teaching practice. Being a lover of the arts has brought so much joy and energy into my classroom already and I am looking forward to continuing my practice as an integrated arts teacher. Thank you for your passion and commitment to bringing creativity back into ALL of our classrooms 🙂”
Meet Your Instructor
Brianne currently serves as the director of eLearning for EducationCloset. As a former music educator and current graduate class instructor, Brianne has taught thousands the transformative power of joining project based learning and the arts through the integration approach. A popular writer and presenter on PBL and the Arts, Brianne brings over a decade of experience in the field to the growing integration movement. In this brand new training, Brianne shares a first-of-its-kind sequence for connecting PBL and Arts Integration that she has used successfully with her own students.