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

Check out our new how-to video on using the PBL Whiteboards!

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 PI Nick Massa, PBL Resource Center Director Kelli Vallieres and co-PI Jim DeLaura led 68 educators from Hartford Public Schools in an Introduction to PBL & Next Generation Science Standards workshop at the Bulkeley High School in Hartford, Conn. Connecticut is one of sixteen states that have adopted the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) to integrate into their curriculum. Read more about the workshop here!

November 10, 2015 Becky Eidelman, PBL Projects Coordinator, exhibited the PBL Projects' resources and AM PBL Challenges at the 2015 Massachusetts STEM Summit.

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

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