[IAEP] When teaching restrains discovery

Edward Cherlin echerlin at gmail.com
Wed Jan 19 14:49:31 EST 2011

Thank you. Exactly what I need for my project.


This also ties into Seligman's research on learned helplessness.

On Wed, Jan 19, 2011 at 13:29, Christoph Derndorfer
<e0425826 at student.tuwien.ac.at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just stumbled across this fascinating article called "When teaching
> restrains discovery"
> (http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2011/01/18/when-teaching-restrains-discovery/)
> which is based on a very recently published paper whose title really
> says it all "The double-edged sword of pedagogy: Instruction limits
> spontaneous exploration and discovery"
> (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6T24-51WV6VK-1&_user=10&_coverDate=01/08/2011&_rdoc=1&_fmt=high&_orig=search&_origin=search&_sort=d&_docanchor=&view=c&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=b3319a977badfb35348871b64a9e1d4c&searchtype=a).
> Definitely well worth a read in my opinion. :-)
> Cheers,
> Christoph
> --
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> e-mail: christoph at olpcnews.com
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