Educators educating Educators

May 26

Howard Gardner

In this Askwith Forum sponsored by Harvard Graduate School of Education, HGSE Professor Howard Gardner reflects on the 25 years since he proposed his new theory and definition of intelligence in his 1983 book entitled "Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences." Updated February 2012



Gardner at Askwith


Big Thinkers: Howard Gardner on Multiple Intelligences
Howard Gardner


Read April's Ed Tip to understand how using video game design principles will improve instruction.  Moreover, educators should not view video games as the enemy of education, but rather a model for best teaching practices. When educators design instructional strategies, they must keep in mind the principles of video games, namely achievable challenge, and the role of dopamine in education.