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Introduction to project planning, project management, and teamwork

Lesson Plan Published 11/11/13 Last updated on 3/2/20

Most jobs in the design world require teamwork and will use project management and planning tools to ensure successful project deliver, especially to clients. In order for students to learn these important skills, use this activity to introduce the concepts and best practices used for project planning, production phases, project management and working in teams.

File Updates:

  • Files updated on September 23, 2018.
  • Acrobat

    The complete PDF solution for working anywhere. (includes desktop, web, and mobile access)

  • Audition

    Audio recording, mixing, and restoration.

  • Dreamweaver

    Design and develop modern, responsive websites.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

  • Story

    Collaborative screenwriting, reporting, and scheduling tools

  • After Effects

    Create motion graphics and visual effects for film, TV, video, and web.

  • Animate

    Design interactive vector animations for multiple platforms.

  • Illustrator

    Create beautiful vector art and illustrations.

  • InDesign

    Craft elegant layouts at your desk or on the go.

Age Levels
1-2 Hours
Custom Standards
ACA Dreamweaver 1.6, 2.6; ACA Photoshop 1.3, 1.4; ACA Premiere Pro 1.4, 2.6; ACA Flash Professional 1.5, 1.6; ACA Illustrator 1.3, 1.4; ACA InDesign 1.3, 1.4
ISTE Standards
Students: Knowledge Constructor
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Sheryline Bustarga

Posted on 6/21/20 7:44:40 AM Permalink

This is useful in making an awesome project. Thanks for sharing​

Dilki Nimasha

Posted on 5/18/20 4:23:46 AM Permalink

I have lots of resources you shared. I will check out this later. Thank you very much!​

Antonio Krigersson

Posted on 3/28/20 4:14:17 PM Permalink

Very god system for work, who styre this work i real time??​

akira adachi

Posted on 1/21/20 11:36:37 AM Permalink

This course will help in teamwork

Amanda Pratt

Posted on 12/11/19 7:45:12 PM Permalink


Mick Perkins

Posted on 11/21/19 10:22:12 AM Permalink

​very useful resource thank you

Shafiq Rehman

Posted on 9/21/19 10:49:48 PM Permalink

Thanks for sharing demand soft skills required for any sort of project

Alper Ciftci

Posted on 9/7/19 1:56:07 PM Permalink


Cindy Price

Posted on 8/26/19 5:57:34 PM Permalink

Thank you for this resource!​

Riamkau Inoke

Posted on 8/25/19 7:31:11 AM Permalink


Craig Daalmeijer-Power

Posted on 7/17/19 12:17:03 PM Permalink

​Great project management resources

Alper Ciftci

Posted on 7/10/19 7:49:47 AM Permalink



Posted on 6/5/19 10:23:58 AM Permalink

Very good resources, i will introduce them tn our classroom project

Cortez William

Posted on 5/19/19 5:08:16 AM Permalink

​It is of great help. Thanks for sharing. It will complement in our Project Management class.

Stoyanka Veselinova

Posted on 4/3/19 2:18:45 PM Permalink

​Awesome ! Thank you !

Fonacier Balatero , Jr.

Posted on 3/9/19 8:39:12 AM Permalink

​Thanks a lot. This will really help!

Craig Daalmeijer-Power

Posted on 2/24/19 6:32:21 AM Permalink

​Great intro to PM.

Ali Imam Reza

Posted on 2/20/19 8:13:48 PM Permalink

​thanks for sharing.

Susan Mango Curtis

Posted on 12/5/18 6:15:32 PM Permalink

​I really liked all the great resources, plan on using in conjunction with what I've already developed for class.

megan frauenhoffer

Posted on 11/4/18 11:58:58 PM Permalink

​Favoriting this! I want to check it out later!

Laura McKee

Posted on 10/8/18 5:38:46 PM Permalink

​Great review before the industry test.

Judy Durkin

Posted on 9/24/18 5:55:16 PM Permalink

​This is one part of the ACA exam that students need help with. Thank you for this valuable resource.

Adobe Education

Posted on 9/23/18 2:21:07 PM Permalink

​We recently updated our files for this project.

Ammar Midani

Posted on 9/11/18 9:01:24 AM Permalink

​Thanks for sharing

Edward Bustillos

Posted on 8/19/18 6:55:58 AM Permalink

​Thanks so much for this. This is very informative.

Avonn Nova

Posted on 8/16/18 2:42:11 AM Permalink

​This is a great integration of project management in the creative industry.

Sanaa Lasher

Posted on 8/27/17 9:20:32 PM Permalink

Great information! ​Thanks!

Salma Vohra

Posted on 3/10/17 9:42:00 AM Permalink

​Thank You very much for sharing

Beverly Tate

Posted on 12/1/14 11:34:50 PM Permalink

Thank you for sharing very interesting