Students are not very good at identifying good instructional techniques

Originally published at: https://eduk8.me/2019/09/students-are-not-very-good-at-identifying-good-instructional-techniques/

What they’ve found is that an approach called active learning (also called active instruction) consistently produces the best results. This involves pushing students to work through problems and reason things out as an inherent part of the learning process. Even though the science on that is clear, most college professors have remained committed to approaching…