Other Problem-Based Learning Links
The Hong Kong Centre for Problem-Based Learning
promotes and supports the development of PBL in all areas of education in Hong Kong and is the regional
centre for the Asia-Pacific Problem-Based Learning Association. Primary focus is on higher education applications of PBL.
The University of Delaware Problem-Based Learning site
provides links to other PBL sites, sample PBL problems, and a clearinghouse; primary focus is on applications in undergraduate
Universiteit Maastricht's PBL web site collates multiple
resources from the Netherlands and internationally to assist faculty members in the implementation of PBL, primarily at the
undergraduate level. www.unimaas.nl/pbl/
The Samford University Problem-Based Learning Initiative
does research into the efficacy of PBL in undergraduate and professional education. The web site serves as a clearinghouse about PBL.
PROBLARC - Problem-Based Learning and
Assessment Centre at the University of Newcastle in Australia coordinates the development and elaboration of PBL methodology.
Site provides many links to bibliographies, workshops, and workshops.
McMaster University's Medical School
(Ontario, Canada) pioneered problem-based learning and remains a world class leader in PBL. Links are provided to other university web
sites, primarily in medical education.
Problem-based Learning, especially in the context
of large classes. Donald R. Woods' 1996 book about using PBL at the university level is published on the web, with multiple resources
and links for information. http://chemeng.mcmaster.ca/pbl/pbl.htm
Center for the Advancement and Renewal of Learning and Teaching in
Mathematics, Science, and Technology provides many links to Illinois standards, internet resources, and internet-based learning.
The University of Manchester (England) Department
of English and American Studies is beginning using PBL to teach literary studies at the undergraduate level. More information about how this
is being implemented is available on the web site.