The Project Learning Institute is a professional development program that trains teachers how to integrate technology, project learning and 21st century skills development into their classroom curricula.
The course is delivered through a blended approach of online training alongwith contact classes. The online learning platform is provided by ThinkQuest with an indept online course module consisting of project-learning examples to help teachers produce projects as a part of their training experience. ThinkQuest currently supports over 113,000 students and teachers in India.
The first batch is of 100 teachers from Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) is currently underway at the Zonal Institute of Education and Training in Mysore. The project aims to train these educators to incorporate project learning and 21st century skills development into their curriculum. The foundation has had over 330 teachers from 23 countries under Project Learning Institutes in Brazil, Singapore, South Africa, and the United States.