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Problem-Based Learning in Adult Education and Training

Just need your input with these 2 questions:

1. What are the advantages and disadvantages of a problem-based learning (PBL) approach in your workplace or educational setting? How may PBL engage adult learners?

2. What lesson or training event have you experienced in which critical thinking was used as an instructional strategy?

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You asked for help today with the following:

1. What are the advantages and disadvantages of a problem-based learning (PBL) approach in your workplace or educational setting? How may PBL engage adult learners?

Using problem-based learning in an educational setting helps students to learn to find solutions to real-life problems through hands-on activities that closely relate to the real world. This helps them to become efficient problem solvers and develop the ability to find sources independently to solve their problems. It also encourages independent learning and helps students to become effective and ...

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