About this Website

This website, managed by The Educators Institute at Duke School in collaboration with 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 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

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