The PBL Projects of the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) are a series of STEM problem based learning curriculum and professional development projects funded by the National Science Foundation’s Advanced Technological Education program (NSF ATE). Each of the PBL Projects has developed a collection of authentic real world multimedia case studies called Challenges with industry partners in the areas of optics and photonics, sustainable technologies, and advanced manufacturing (in process). Visit the CHALLENGES page to view the existing problem based learning curriculum.

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PBL Updates

September Implementation Story of the Month!

Past Events: July 13-14th The PBL Projects team held a showcase of the PBL implementation work done by participants of last year’s Advanced Manufacturing Summer Professional Development Institute. This event was attended by industry, students, educators, and administrators.

June 29th-July 2nd Co-PI's Nicholas Massa and Judy Donnelly presented a keynote workshop on problem-based learning at the Education and Training in Optics and Photonics (ETOP) Conference in Bordeaux, France.

For more information on recent and upcoming AM PBL Events, visit the What’s New Page

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