Contrary to what many of us experienced in high school, there are more ways to learn than listening to boring lectures and taking standardized tests. Yes, the traditional lecture method of learning is easy and straightforward: an expert tells nonexperts what they should know, and the nonexperts are expected to retain this knowledge and prove it with a test. It makes sense, and that is why it is the most prevalent method in our education system.
But what does this really teach? More...Read More