Performance based learning
Performance Based Learning (PBL) is an in-depth, standards-based experience designed to address real-world problems and issues. PBL may be called inquiry-based learning or learning by doing, since the learning process is integral to the knowledge and skills students acquire.
Buck institute on project based learning
ADDITIONAL PBL RESOURCES
Design Thinking as a framework to pbl
Design Thinking supports and encourages collaborative creativity to solve problems in a holistically and user-centered way. Design Thinking is a 5 step systemic approach to solving problems with a focus on empathy, feedback, and creativity. Created by Stanford University and developed through their D-School.