inquiry

5524124901_d61802f78a_z.jpg This is cross-posted from autodizactic.com An education with inquiry as it’s goal beats an education with mastery as it’s goal every time. I didn’t realize this is how I feel until a friend asked about the role of mastery at SLA. Here’s why. Mastery takes as it’s goal a finished target. This might not always be its intent, but it is...
Originally posted as a blog post February 2012. I tried to explain what this means to me in my own learning in a screen-cast this last summer: Now comes a few examples from my students. I ask my students to do a bit of research and some writing about a burning question they have about something of interest to them. More about my curriculum here. I'm interested in this notion of connected...
I tried to explain what this means to me in my own learning in a screen-cast this last summer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaNoD9RlQg0&feature=youtu.be Now comes a few examples from my students. I ask my students to do a bit of research and some writing about a burning question they have about something of interest to them. More about my curriculum here: https://docs.google.com/open?id=...