This is an excellent resource to Challenge Based Learning provided by Apple.
Challenge Based Learning - Resilience by Adam Brice. Ringwood North Primary School's experience as a part of Apple's global 'Challenge Based Learning' program. Our Big Idea was 'Resilience' and our challenge was to 'Help a community recover from a disaster.'
Challenge Based Learning--give students a call to action
Challenge Based Learning allows students to determine their direction of study and action as they develop guiding questions about their essential questions, determine the related challenges, conduct relevant research and guiding activities, and create solutions utilizing technology. Implementing CBL as an instructional strategy is a pedagogical shift from traditional methods of teaching as it places students alongside teachers as they work to learn together. This model is reflective of the…