Constructivism is a term I was exposed in my Kancrn "Internet in Instruction"
class two years ago. A good explanation can be found at:
There is information on the topic on the Kancrn web site.
This topic has come up before on ArtsEdNet:
I hope this is of some help, Woody in KC
As a method of instruction, inquiry draws upon an epistemological
referred to as Constructivism. In it's most reduced form, Constructivism
in the field of education as a class of learning methods, where students
construct their own knowledge, with the aid of a teacher-mentor and
resource rich environment.
I'm from Kansas, where the Legislature and BOE keep trying
to define the term "suitable" because our constitution requires
the state provide a "suitable" education for all students
Only Kansas is flat, not the entire planet.
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