The Buck Institute for Education offers conferences for Project Based Learning (PBL) that include professional learning opportunities for teachers, leaders, and instructional coaches. These events include BIE's exemplary workshops, inspiring keynote speakers, and community building opportunities to catalyze transformational change in teaching and learning.
In addition to BIE's popular PBL World, the Buck Institute for Education also partners with educational organizations (school districts, county offices of education, instructional service providers) to offer PBL Institutes, which are facilitated by BIE's premier National Faculty and provide regional opportunities to build capacity for implementing and sustaining Gold Standard Project Based Learning.
Please see the events below to find a PBL workshop near you. Workshops at these events may include: Gold Standard PBL 101 workshop, Leadership Academy, Coaching Academy, PBL 201 Sessions, and Keynotes. For more information about each event, please contact the host organization directly by following the "Register Now" link.
On July 25-27, 2017 PBL Ohio Institute will be back - bigger and better than ever! Choose from these three-day academies:
Ron Berger, Co-Founder of the Center for High Quality Student Work will be featured two days for these special sessions:
Why attend the PBL Ohio Institute? Last year, the PBL Ohio Institute hosted teachers from 15 states and 5 countries. See a highlight reel from last year and learn how participants responded to: "Why PBL?" . And yet another reason, some consider Columbus, Ohio as the top city in the world - no kidding!
Mark your calendars for July 31! We are proud to offer – along with the Buck Institute for Education (BIE) – not one, but two Project Based Learning workshops for teachers, instructional coaches and school leaders. Learn new ways to design, assess, and manage projects that engage and motivate students. Click here for more registration details or to register.
Hillfield Strathallan College is pleased to host the PBL Canada Institute in collaboration with the Buck Institute for Education (BIE) on August 21-23, 2017.
PBL 101: Begin Your PBL Journey
PBL 201: Continue Your PBL Journey
PBL Leadership Academy: Support Your PBL Journey
The Early Bird discount is available until April 30, 2017.
Nestled in the heart of the Coachella Valley, the Palm Valley School is pleased to host instructors from the Buck Institute for Education to present two of their Project Based Learning workshops and trainings. Based on the Buck Institute's Gold Standard for PBL, they will be be offering both the PBL 101 Training (a three-day training, August 23-25) and the PBL Instructional Coaching workshop (a two-day training, August 24-25). This Professional Development program is sure to appeal to educators in all age groups and school types. This PBL institute, presented in beautiful, sunny southern California, is sure to fill up quickly!
In addition to all materials needed for the workshop, your registration fee will include a daily continental breakfast. They are also offering options to attend networking opportunities throughout the week with your cohort group of educators in attendance and other local and national PBL Educators.
For registration information, please visit their page, or call the Palm Valley School at 760-328-0861.
Learning Forward Virginia and Chesterfield County Public Schools is excited to bring the PBL Institute to Chesterfield, Virginia October 12-14, 2017.
LEARN: PBL 101
ENHANCE: PBL 201
Location: Chesterfield County, Virginia