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    • Teaching Minds

    • How Cognitive Science Can Save Our Schools
    • By: Roger Schank
    • Narrated by: Steven A. Berner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From grade school to graduate school, from the poorest public institutions to the most affluent private ones, our educational system is failing students. In his provocative new book, cognitive scientist and best-selling author Roger Schank argues that class size, lack of parental involvement, and other commonly cited factors have nothing to do with why students are not learning. The culprit is a system of subject-based instruction and the solution is cognitive-based learning. This groundbreaking book defines what it would mean to teach thinking.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Mixed bag

    • By Justin on 05-08-13

    Regular price: $19.95