Professional Development

Take Our Intro Course through Responsive Learning

Learn the fundamentals of project-based learning (PBL), how to use our basic and advanced features, and how to transform rigid curriculum into engaging projects.

This 6-hour course through Responsive Learning is designed with Gifted and Talented teachers in mind, and uses tasks from the Texas Performance Standards Project (TPSP).  

However, the information presented is relevant to any teacher looking to implement PBL with Project Pals in their classroom.  

Click below to find out more details and watch the course demo.

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Free Training for Teachers and Students

Getting Started for Teachers

Learn How to Use Project Pals

This instructional playlist has 24 video tutorials on everything teachers need to know to get started on Project Pals, like how to:

  • sign up students or import classes from Google Classroom
  • create projects from scratch or through the project wizard
  • clone pre-made projects from the Project Catalog
  • use the project dashboard and tools 
  • assign projects and set up student teams

Student Orientation

Set Your Students Up for Success

Quickly get students acquainted with our interface with this 25-video playlist that covers every tool Project Pals has to offer.

Learn how to add media and files, create components and events, and master the project dashboard and workspace. 

Our new Student Orientation Project pairs these videos with practice activities where students add details about their lives—perfect for getting to know students at the start of the year!

PBL Instructional Videos

Brush Up on the Basics and Beyond

New to PBL?

Watch this 6-video playlist that dives into the philosophy behind project-based learning and how to best implement this practice in your classroom. 

Go through basic platform training, or opt for advanced to take your Project Pals skills to the next level!