Physicists Seek To Lose The Lecture As Teaching Tool

The lecture is one of the oldest forms of education there is. "Before printing someone would read the books to everybody who would copy them down," says Joe Redish, a physics professor at the University of Maryland.

But lecturing has never been an effective teaching technique and now that information is everywhere, some say its a waste of time. Indeed, physicists have the data to prove it.

Physicists Seek To Lose The Lecture As Teaching Tool

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