03 JAN 2011 by ideonexus

 The Unverified Things We Believe

But then I began to think, what else is there that we believe? (And I thought then about the witch doctors, and how easy it would have been to cheek on them by noticing that nothing really worked.) So I found things that even more people believe, such as that we have some knowledge of how to educate. There are big schools of reading methods and mathematics methods, and so forth, but if you notice, you'll see the reading scores keep going down--or hardly going up in spite of the fact that we c...
Folksonomies: science pseudo-science
Folksonomies: science pseudo-science
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There are things we believe, such as pedagogical theories, that are far more damaging than new age ideas.