Maine School Engages Kids With Problem-Solving Challenges (11:37)
[PBS NewsHour].(2013, May 6). Maine School Engages Kids with Problem Solving Challenges. [Video File].
Special correspondent John Tulenko of Leaning Matters reports on a public middle school in Portland, Maine that is taking a different approach to teaching students. Teachers have swapped traditional curriculum for an unusually comprehensive science curriculum that emphasizes problem-solving, with a little help from some robots.
Effectiveness of Problem and Inquiry-based learning.
Why does inquiry-based learning only have an effect size of 0.31 when it is an approach to learning that seems to engage students and teachers so readily in the process of learning?
When is the right and wrong time to introduce inquiry and problem based learning?
Watch video from John Hattie on inquiry and problem-based learning, (2:11 minutes).
[Corwin]. (2015, Nov. 9). John Hattie on inquiry-based learning. [Video File].