Problem-Based Learning

District PD Standard

Teachers in the Fort Osage School District will provide problem-based learning opportunities to deepen student understanding and develop inquiry skills.

Problem Solving in Fort Osage

Problem-based learning occurs when teachers structure instruction around solving real problems or inquiring about meaningful subjects. It empowers learners by increasing their engagement now and helping them develop thinking and problem-solving skills for their future.

Getting Started with Problem Based Learning

We encourage all staff to consider how their classrooms can engage students more deeply in their learning by designing instruction around problem-solving. The resources below emphasize different aspects and opportunities around problem-based learning and can be used across grade levels and subject areas.