Modern PBL

Project-Based Learning in the Digital Age


In a world where

technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) continually reshape the way we teach and learn, 'Modern PBL' emerges as an essential guide for educators.

Daniel Jones, a renowned expert in educational strategies, presents a visionary approach to Project-Based Learning (PBL) that integrates digital tools to meet the challenges of today's tech-driven classrooms.

This book is more than just a resource; it's a roadmap to fostering critical thinking, creativity, and innovation among students. It delves into the core of PBL, enriched with digital technology, to prepare learners for a future where these skills are paramount.

What People are Saying

“Dan has not only provided step-by-step details of how to implement project-based learning in our classrooms, but he has included countless case studies and anecdotes to help us visualize exactly how and what we need to do. After reading Dan’s book, I feel confident I can introduce my students to project-based learning tomorrow—and most importantly, they’d love it!”

-Jon Harper

“Dan Jones uses his expertise in flipped learning and digital technologies to introduce teachers to the world of PBL. If you’re a teacher looking to deepen your projects, Modern PBL provides the perfect starter guide. Very comprehensive, very usable. Good work, Dan!”

-Thom Markham, Ph.D.

“If I were to summarize Dan Jones’ book, I would offer this simple equation:  (passion + purpose) x project = love of learning. Replete with authentic, teacher-crafted examples of and practical planning guides for “teaching” through projects, Dan’s book makes it clear that a student’s passion should be the genesis of their learning. Modern PBL will ignite novice and veteran teachers alike…and thereby ignite their students’ learning.”

-Chris Gareis, Ed.D.


Modern PBL: Project-Based Learning in the Digital Age' by Daniel Jones is a guide that equips educators with the tools and strategies needed to thrive in a digital learning environment. Here's what you'll discover:

  • Confront the AI Challenge: Use PBL to develop critical thinking and adapt to AI's impact on education.
  • Cultivate Authentic Learning: Move beyond textbook learning to engage students in real-world problems.
  • Seamlessly Integrate Technology: Merge digital tools with PBL for interactive learning experiences.
  • Adopt Modern Teaching Practices: Explore the latest strategies that combine technology with effective PBL.
  • Access Cutting-Edge Resources: Discover resources for today's digital classrooms to inspire innovative teaching.

About Daniel Jones

Daniel Jones, a pioneer in flipped learning and active education, contributes globally as the first Certified Flipped Learning Facilitator and co-founder of AALAS. Hosting the "What Works" podcast, he offers practical teaching strategies. With a background spanning various educational settings, Dan has spearheaded innovative distance learning initiatives. His goal is to elevate learning experiences and support educators through innovation and collaboration.

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