Friday, May 11, 2007
The New Learning Toolbox: Textbooks & Simulations
The most common learning tool around the world is the textbook---and why not? As a compendium of the required knowledge, the textbook revolutionized learning, giving each student a portable database
However, the "textbook only" approach to learning toolboxes is pure ancien regime. The 21st Century approach to learning should equip students with portable databases--printed or otherwise-and simulations which enable them to have learning experiences.