Our mission as Library Information Technology Research Centers is to empower students with foundations in research, information literacy, and technology skills to promote lifelong learning. The LITRC programs stimulate intellectual freedom, provide physical access to all available materials, and collaborate with ongoing Common Core classroom instruction. Our LITRC's support an independent love of reading, creative expression, and technology skills needed to be productive students and citizens in the twenty-first century.
Project Based Learning is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to a complex question, problem, or challenge. In Gold Standard PBL, Essential Project Design Elements include: