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Why Do We Teach?

May 24, 2013

Tags: Imparting Knowledge, Training the Brain, Or Teaching the Joy of Learning?

As all teachers know, the focus in the early grades is on teaching basic learning skills. About fourth grade, a switch begins. Itís concrete knowledge that starts to take over. By college thatís what learning seems to be all about: piling more and more information into the brain. (more…)

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