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What is Challenge-Based Learning?

Originally developed by Apple Inc.’s Education team in the late 2000’s, Challenge-Based Learning (CBL) is an educational approach that emphasizes student engagement, collaboration, and problem-solving. It is designed to foster critical thinking and creativity by presenting students with real-world challenges that require them to active learners and problem solvers. In CBL, students work in teams to investigate, analyze, and propose …

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How effective is Challenge-Based Learning?

There have been several notable research studies conducted on the effectiveness and benefits of Challenge-Based Learning (CBL) in school-aged children and youth. The studies provide evidence supporting the potential benefits and effectiveness of Challenge-Based Learning in promoting student engagement, critical thinking, and real-world application of knowledge. Challenge-Based Learning (CBL) has gained attention in the educational research field, and several studies …

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Challenge-Based Learning (CBL) versus Traditional Learning Framework

Challenge-Based Learning (CBL) differs from traditional learning frameworks in several key ways. Here are some of the key differences: CBL Traditional Learning 1. Student-Centered vs. Teacher-Centered The focus is on the student as an active learner and problem-solver. Students take a central role in identifying challenges, investigating them, and proposing solutions. Follows a teacher-centered approach, where the teacher imparts knowledge …

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Private School In Surrey Continues To Grow

In 2018, a few community members, industry leaders, and experts came together with a vision of developing an educational model for the present; an educational catalyst for the future.  This new private school in Surrey was based on the core belief that the traditional schools so heavily invested in single-use spaces, brick, and acres are outdated, unsustainable and as research …