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Designing Puzzle-Based Learning

September 27, 2012


There are three main components to puzzle-based learning (or just puzzles in general): A Goal: You are trying to solve some problem and it will be clear if and when you solve it. Feedback Loops: You will get feedback on your progress, helping you determine whether your hypotheses are getting you closer to your goal […]

Working On An Essay About Education

September 6, 2012


I’m working on a short essay for an essay competition. I’m trying to summarize my thoughts on how we can approach learning from a new perspective (most concisely described as a puzzle) that will more effectively encourage a lifetime love of learning. I’d love to hear anyone’s thoughts on the contents of the essay. The […]