LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
in General by (54.3k points)
closed by
Who was the propounder of Project Method of Teaching ?
1. Frobel
2. Dewey
3. Montessori
4. Rabindranath

1 Answer

0 votes
by (30.0k points)
selected by
Best answer
Correct Answer - Option 2 : Dewey

The teaching method is a way to put theory in practice with the help of principles, pedagogy, and management strategies. It helps the teachers to plan and present the lesson coherently.

  • There are various kinds of teaching methods in fashion to facilitate learning and 'Project Method' is one of them. 

  • Project teaching method is associated with John Dewey as first it was originated by Dewey and was later popularized by W.H. Killpatrick.  
  • The Project method emphasizes active learning by association and mutual co-operation of a group of peers to complete a specific project effectively.

Characteristics of Project Method:

  • Relates learning with real-life.
  • Promotes learners' active participation.
  • Develops abstract and concrete scientific skills.
  • Encourages the application of practical knowledge.
  • Ensures learners' individual and collective development.

Hence, it could be concluded that John Dewey was the propounder of Project Method of Teaching.


Friedrich Frobel 

  • A German pedagogue is best known as the propounder of the 'play way' and 'kindergarten' method of teaching.
  • His method is based on the physiological principle of development and growth.




  • The Montessori method is propounded by ‘Maria Montessori’, an Italian physician and naturalist.
  • This method lays emphasis on students' all-around development.

Rabindranath Tagore

  • He has founded Shantiniketan School in which classes were provided under trees in order to connect learners with nature.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.