I knew it!

I have always been suspicious of the whole “learning style” thing. You know, you’re supposed to match the style of teaching to the “learning style’ of the student. Here’s a typical quote: Tactile/Kinesthetic persons learn best through a hands-on approach, actively exploring the physical world around them. They may find it hard to sit still […]

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Double-Shot!

Two posts in one day! This one is just to recommend a new blog about educational issues over at Slate. Slate is probably my fave online mag, and this blog about the big picture in education is pretty good so far. Most of the recent posts are about the new head of Washington DC schools, […]

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