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Buck Institute for Education PBLWorks in association with Banora Point Primary School Presents PBL 'Down Under'

What To Expect

Facilitated by PBL Works USA expert National Faculty, this PBL Works Institute will provide three full days of world class professional learning in gold standard project based learning. This is the one and only PBL Works Institute in Australia in 2020 and will be hosted by iOTF Events and partner Become.Me at SALT VILLAGE MANTRA RESORT on the Tweed Coast, NSW January 14th - 16th (10 Minutes from the Gold Coast Airport).

PBL 101 Workshop

This foundational workshop will provide participants a blend of direct instruction, video analysis, hands-on work, resource sharing and peer collaboration and feedback. PBL 101 is based on tried-and-true strategies for developing learning experiences for educators that lead to sustained changes in practice. Using our model of Gold Standard Project Based Learning, the workshop itself models the project design process. Learn the knowledge and skills needed to design, assess and manage a rigorous, standards-based project. PBL 101 serves a pre-requisite for other future PBL Works offerings including; PBL Leadership Workshops or advanced PBL 201 sessions. PBL Coaching may also be offered in the future. This particular event will feature 5 x parallel PBL 101 classes (no more than 35 in each for a max of 150 participants) as well as a keynote from PBL Works CEO Mr Bob Lenz.

Who Should Attend the 'PBL Down Under' Three Day January Institute?

Teachers, school leaders, instructional coaches K-12 looking to gain the skills and knowledge for successful and sustainable implementation of PBL. PBL Works workshops are designed for educators who are new to PBL and those who are ready to delve deeper into role-specific and advanced workshops. Why not combine a few days at the beach at Tweed Coast Mantra Resort with the family? You attend world class PL in the same resort that your family holidays. Restaurants by night. All under one roof. Perfect!

Why Enrol?

Teachers consistently rate PBL Works PL services as exceptional. Our workshops are based on our Gold Standard PBL model and provide participants with the skills and knowledge needed to design, assess, and manage a rigorous, relevant, and standards-based project.

How much does it cost?

$1500 per person (ex GST) for the three day institute January 14/15/16. Interested? Drop us a line at iotf@det.nsw.edu.au and we will send you the registration form link. 150 places only.

Contact Us

Email: iotf@det.nsw.edu.au