Should We Take a Second Look at How We Teach These Days?

With Microsoft Certified Trainer, Dr. Keith McNally

Watch Dr. K. McNally’s interview via You Tube (see below) or, click the ‘PLAY-button’ in ‘THE NEXT TRUTH…ONLINE RADIO’ on the right and listen to the audio version of isr TNT-Podcast interview.

“The earliest roots of science can be traced to Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia in around 3000 to 1200 BCE. Their contributions to mathematics, astronomy, and medicine entered and shaped Greek natural philosophy of classical antiquity, whereby formal attempts were made to provide explanations of events in the physical world based on natural causes.”

Nowadays, young people have a free access to a high speed electronically world we have become to know as ‘The Internet’.  Wikipedia in this, is a frequently visited site for students to upgrade their already possessing knowledge.

But how reliable is the written knowledge we can find on the internet? I mean, are we in the position of adding a form of creative an critical thinking to this avalanche of information? Are we allowed to take this information, discuss it , break the taboo and convert it all into a new evolution in science?

I am your host Maria Anna van Driel and you’re listening to “The Next Truth; Where Science and Myth Meet”. This week I am speaking with Dr. Keith McNally who has  created a project-based learning environments in college classrooms for the past dozen years.

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