Professors: How to Teach Students to Learn

This is my question.
What do you think about future education?

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In order to learn in class, students need to pay attention.  Many students, however, do not pay attention and therefore miss out on learning opportunities.  If this is a topic that interests you, please read more in “Can We Teach Students How to Pay Attention?” at http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/teaching-professor-blog/can-we-teach-students-how-to-pay-attention/

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2 thoughts on “Professors: How to Teach Students to Learn

  1. Fascinating article which certainly resonated for me as I teach Ohms Law et al…:>)
    Much comes down to relevance for the student.
    What is the point of learning this and then being expected to memorise it to manipulate the variable of an equation for assessment, is the attidude of the modern learner here in Australia.
    At times one is not teaching/training but actually selling the idea.

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