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Story-Based Books: Nothing New, Yet Innovative

July 6, 2009

Tags: Tags: einstein adds a new dimension, joy hakim, making thirteen colonies, nsta, smithsonian, u.s. history

Iím trying to upset the educational apple cart with, of all things, information-packed books. In an age of easy twitter-talk, solid absorbing reading may be the real balancing innovation. Traditionally, the best way to pass on information, and make it stick, has been through stories. (Read educational psychologist Kieran Egan to learn of the power of stories.) (more…)

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