Team based projects

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Our award winning PBL template lets you setup an entire project-based learning experience for students working in teams on a real world project. Save weeks of time with this proven kick-start of your experiential learning program!

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Our expert learning designers use latest experiential learning pedagogy to design and configure all Practera templates according to best-practices. We ensure that all our templates are delivering real outcomes. If you have questions about this template, feel free to contact our learning designers anytime.

Framework

The PBL model is proven globally and used in hundreds of successful project based learning programs.

Content

The supportive learning content has been specifically designed and curated by our experiential learning experts.

Automation

Automated reflective learning loops between mentors and teams which unlock new content for maximum engagement.

Flexibility

Work with our experts to easily adjust the details like program duration to fit your specific mentoring requirements.

Employability

Develop and apply employability skills like critical thinking.

Project-based

Engage with your team and mentor to deliver real world outcomes.

Reflection

Use reflective learning to advance your capabilities towards your goals.

Customer success story

Study NSW has deployed Practera to support Global Scope, a large scale, low cost business projects network connecting more than 1,200 international students to undertake real life projects with government, business & community organisations. 

The Template Details

Practera’s Business Projects Program (BPP) is an example work-integrated learning program that gives students the opportunity to step through a business consulting engagement with the support of interactive, learning content and mentor feedback. It develops teamwork, 21st Century professional skills and reflective practice, while working towards a Project Report and (optional) Presentation.

Practera Features used in template

Practera embeds a robust reflective learning cycle at the core of all experiences.

Learning analytics keep you up to date on everything that’s happening in your course. Learning analytics include

  • progress indicators for all participants,
  • intervention recommendations,
  • team dissonance indicators,
  • activity logs

Automated Team-based 360 reviews with instant report generation. Participants can rate themselves and their team members on specified metrics (these can be defined by the course administrator). After each team member has submitted their answer, a team 360 report is generated automatically. Ask us for a demo to see it live!

Throughout the program and its activities, participants earn achievements which grant points and unlock new content. Conditions and achievements can be changed freely in the paid version of Practera.

Team submissions are automatically assigned to the team mentors for feedback. Once the feedback has been submitted, it is automatically published back to the team. The automation of each of these steps is optional, you can perform both of them manual on a per assessment basis.

● Auto- assign reviewers
● Auto-publish

Teams can chat with each other and with their team mentor(s) on the app.

Important questions about the team health frequently pop up for all participants. Quick answers are mandatory in order to access the app – this gives you a real-time pulse check of your program. Frequency and questions can be changed for paying customers.

Feedback survey functionality enables you to gather feedback from your program participants at any time. Seamlessly integrated in their app guarantees superior response rates and instant analytics.

Through smart notifications, all program participants will know what needs to be done and when. Notifications are sent automatically or manually to participants via email (SMS option for paid version).

Course Outline

Have a look at our unit of study outline for this template. Ready to use for your course!

Full Design Document

Read the full instructional design document including pedagogy and participant experience.

Practera Features used in template

Practera embeds a robust reflective learning cycle at the core of all experiences.

Learning analytics keep you up to date on everything that’s happening in your course. Learning analytics include

  • progress indicators for all participants,
  • intervention recommendations,
  • team dissonance indicators,
  • activity logs

Automated Team-based 360 reviews with instant report generation. Participants can rate themselves and their team members on specified metrics (these can be defined by the course administrator). After each team member has submitted their answer, a team 360 report is generated automatically. Ask us for a demo to see it live!

Throughout the program and its activities, participants earn achievements which grant points and unlock new content. Conditions and achievements can be changed freely in the paid version of Practera.

Team submissions are automatically assigned to the team mentors for feedback. Once the feedback has been submitted, it is automatically published back to the team. The automation of each of these steps is optional, you can perform both of them manual on a per assessment basis.

● Auto- assign reviewers
● Auto-publish

Teams can chat with each other and with their team mentor(s) on the app.

Important questions about the team health frequently pop up for all participants. Quick answers are mandatory in order to access the app – this gives you a real-time pulse check of your program. Frequency and questions can be changed for paying customers.

Feedback survey functionality enables you to gather feedback from your program participants at any time. Seamlessly integrated in their app guarantees superior response rates and instant analytics.

Through smart notifications, all program participants will know what needs to be done and when. Notifications are sent automatically or manually to participants via email (SMS option for paid version).

Benefits for you and your participants

Get started with your own Practera program in less than 24 hours. Our BPP template has everything you need to provide a great project-based learning experience to your participants and mentors (optional) – achieving real outcomes while keeping the admin work to a minimum.

Student team

Provide a structured framework that lets your participants succeed.

  • Gain employability skills by collaborating with industry
  • Apply theoretical knowledge to real world context
  • Receive team 360 team & mentor feedback

Mentor

Facilitate valuable frequent and valuable feedback for learners.

  • Provide fast feedback when prompted through the app
  • Review submissions
  • Share knowledge with the next generation

Educator

Reduce your workload and focus on learning and project outcomes.

  • Monitor cohort and individual activity and progress in real time
  • Garner actionable insights
  • Undertake targeted interventions in response

Use Practera to provide an efficient and effective project-based learning experience to all participants!

Team 360 reports

Flexible assessments: team360, reflections or video recordings.

Mobile App

Provide your mentors and mentees a great app experience.

Automation

Save time and effort with automated workflows.

Collaboration

Collaborative learning through the app, including chat.

Feedback loop

Robust feedback loops between mentors and teams.

Analytics

Monitor your program and intervene timely.

Get started for free

Practera let’s you setup and launch your own projects-based learning program in less than 24 hours. Get a free trial now – no credit card required, free PBL template, 10 free licenses for 30 days!