Some articles that makes for interesting reading, seen from the perspective of our experience:
- America dumbs down
Jonathon Gatehouse ask if the most powerful nation on Earth lost its mind. And whether or not this is confined to the US.
Quote: “there is now an ingrained bias that favours the accessible over the exacting.”
- Teaching as an Imposition
Quote 1: “Teaching is an unnatural act, an incursion on another person’s learning-in-progress”
Quote 2: “the teach/tell/talking belief that defines “learning” as “students memorizing my understandings” instead of constructing their own”
- Self directed learning
A what and why of self directed learning with a case study.