The Benefits of Project Learning Tree

For Children:

  • Develop skills in creative problem solving, critical thinking, evaluation, research, and decision making.
  • Begin to make wise personal decisions about everyday matters that affect the environment.
  • Learn how to think, not what to think, about our complex environment.

For Teachers and Other Leaders:

  • Participate in creative, hands-on workshops that help improve their teaching skills.
  • Receive a ready-to-use PLT guide which actively involves students in the learning process.
  • Find that PLT activities work with a variety of teaching and learning styles.
  • Receive a complimentary subscription to PLT’s national newsletter, the BRANCH, and WV’s PLT newsletter, the ACORN, filled with additional teaching ideas, activities and information.