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“Partnering” is the collective term Marc Prensky created for the kinds of pedagogies that work in the 21st century (as opposed to the “tell-test” pedagogies of the past).

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The following are all “forms” or “brand-names” of Partnering:

Problem-Based Learning (PBL)
Case-Based Learning (CBL)
Inquiry-based Learning (IBL)
Challenge-Based Learning
Student-Centered Learning
Collaborative Learning
Active Learning
Learning by Doing
and many others.

For more information on Partnering, click on the links to read the Introduction and Chapter 1 of Teaching Digital Natives: Partnering for Real Learning

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