A Re-Examination of the Argument Against Problem-Based Learning in the Classroom


The primary purpose of this study is to examine Kirschner, Sweller, and Clark’s (2006) argument against problem-based learning (PBL) by analyzing research used to support their stance. The secondary purpose is to develop a definition of PBL that helps practitioners use this technique. Seven studies were analyzed to determine whether the PBL instruction… (More)


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