Educators educating Educators

Jun 24

Short-term Memory


What does putting a covered box of snakes in a cage of monkeys living in a zoo have to do with education? What does a study that demonstrates that students were willing to expose themselves to adverse stimuli in an effort to satisfy curiosity have to do with the classroom? It turns out, a lot. This month’s Ed Tip will discuss the relationship between the two studies and the use of predictions in the classroom.