About The Project Approach

This Web site, managed by well known educator and author Sylvia Chard, welcomes anyone interested in the Project Approach, whether a novice or experienced teacher, an administrator implementing change, or an individual interested simply in the well-being of children. It offers a number of resources and tools relating to the Project Approach, including:

  • an overview of the theoretical framework and history
  • explanations of how to develop and implement project work
  • examples of projects conducted in classrooms worldwide
  • an online store for purchasing essential resources
  • information about upcoming seminars, workshops, and other forms of professional development
  • a blog moderated by Sylvia Chard and a network of educators well versed in project work; the blog connects educators worldwide through discussions of hot topics, shared stories, and problem-solving
  • a study guide (free of charge) that helps participants understand the definition and applications of the Project Approach—and that walks them through the process of developing and implementing a project in the classroom