Don’t Teach the Topic Using Traditional Methods
Matthew Riggan is on the staff of the Sustainability Workshop and also teaches at Wharton School of Business…
He explains why a traditional approach to teaching students how to think critically is a bad idea, and in the last two paragraphs of Death by Elective, he offers some concise tips on how to create a critical thinking game plan.
Got a problem? There’s a course for that. Last week I was lucky enough to spend three days at the Aspen Ideas Festival, talking with and learning from entrepreneurs, engineers, …
Note: CNN recently profiled the innovative program, The Sustainability Workshop. A school started by an entrepreneurial upstart educator who believed he could make a difference by starting his own program for inner city youth from different cultures.