Projects Based Learning (PBL) has been at the forefront of English Language Teaching in this new age of student accountability and career preparation. This evidence-based strategy will prepare your Adult learners by working with real-life scenarios they will encounter in the workforce, and in their communities. Learn how a form of PBL called Team Projects first identified by the popular textbook Stand Out can create a collaborative and effective learning environment for all students.
Rob Jenkins is a professor of ESL for Santa Ana College School of Continuing Education in California. He is a recipient of the Santa Ana College Distinguished Faculty Award. Rob is also a textbook author and consultant for National Geographic Learning. He is the author of Stand Out and series editor for World English, and Grammar Explorer. Rob and Staci Johnson, his co-author, were awarded the Heinle Outstanding Achievement Award for their contribution to publishing in 2013.