Schools used to be gatekeepers of knowledge, and memorization was key to success. Thus, we measured students’ abilities to regurgitate facts and formulas. Not anymore.
As Seth Godin writes, “If there’s information that can be recorded, widespread digital access now means that just about anyone can look it up.
We don’t need a human being standing next to us to lecture us on how to find the square root of a number.”
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