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Problem Based Learning 101 with Shelagh Gallagher

October 24, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for a unique teacher education and professional development opportunity led by one of the foremost experts in the field of gifted education! Dr. Shelagh A. Gallagher, President of the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), will be at our Pasadena learning center to talk about problem-based learning. This presentation is open to educators of all levels. To register, fill out the form below.


Are you new to PBL?  Do you want to know how a problem begins and how a unit evolves?  Do you know the difference between problems and projects?  Want to learn how to adapt PBL for gifted learners?  Find answers through simulation, research, and classroom examples.  Most of all, experience the benefit of student engagement when learning is framed in a PBL story! This session combines demonstration, information, and practical examples, to convey the fundamentals of Problem-Based Learning.  After experiencing a “deep dive” into a PBL unit in the morning, the afternoon focuses on the basics of problem design.


October 24, 2022
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


The Institute for Educational Advancement
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IEA Learning Center
540 S. Marengo Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States
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