Uutmoodi õppimine ja õpetamine

See artikkel ilmus Postimehes 11.03.2014. Õppimine tuleb muuta mõtlemist, loovust ja koostööd arendavaks selleks, et parandada Eesti inimeste elukvaliteeti ning arendada oskusi, mida muutuval tööturul kõige enam hinnatakse. Aastal 1999 alustasin õpinguid Oxfordi ülikooli esimesel kursusel. Alt laienevad püksid jalas, kahtlus hinges: kas ma saan hakkama? Esimesel nädalal selgus, et ma ei pea loenguid kartma.... Continue Reading →

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Learning to solve problems

“Robots – memorising formulas, regurgitating facts. Pretending that we understood when we didn’t have a clue. Playing by the rules of the examiner. That’s before we met Mr G, who rescued us from the education system that failed us all. He was a teacher who relished making you think, and not telling you the answer.... Continue Reading →

Better start now

This happened about two weeks ago. I get a phone call from my wife a few minutes after she left home on her bike. “I was hit by a car. The guy just didn’t see me.” My heart sank. This was the third time in the past couple of years that someone very close to... Continue Reading →

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