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Why It’s Imperative to Teach Students How to Question as the Ultimate Survival Skill

Why It’s Imperative to Teach Students How to Question as the Ultimate Survival Skill

| March 14, 2014 | 29 Comments

Are our schools doing a good job of preparing students for a world where questioning is a survival skill?

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For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer

For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer

| October 26, 2012 | 35 Comments

In a traditional classroom, the teacher is the center of attention, the owner of knowledge and information. Teachers often ask questions of their students to gauge comprehension, but it’s a passive model that relies on students to absorb information they need to reproduce on tests. What would happen if the roles were flipped and students asked the questions?

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