On today's episode of Curious Quotes, Points To Ponder, & Inspiring Insights, we get advice from Bob Sternberg on the importance of teaching our students to think creatively.
Nothing quite screams 20th Century Learning quite like an encyclopedia. Yet, if we look at what continues to happen in many classrooms in the 21st Century, there is still a reliance on memorization that often only serves us in the short term. Rather than emphasizing the regurgitation of facts and figures, let's have students use that information in creative ways.
The background of the slide is photograph of sets of encyclopedias on a shelf that I enhanced to bring out the color. I layered a white rectangle with rounded corners and 50% opacity to serve as the background of the text. The font is SF Pro Display in various weights.