last week included many exceptional talk about education All eight can been seen here: http://www.ted.com/promos/TEDTalksEducation. I am sharing one that especially resonated with me for mathematics and science teaching.
Ramsey Musallam's three (simple) rules stem from his notion that "student questions are the seeds of real learning".
- #1 Curiosity comes first.
- #2 Embrace the mess.
- #3 Practice reflection.
Here is his presentation: