Memorizing and Forgetting Facts

This cartoon illustrates well one of the reasons why I’ve moved away from exams that focus on the recall of facts of the sort that can be memorized for a test and then forgotten.

HT A Feather Adrift

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  • http://church-of-ouzo.com/ Bob Evenson

    Education is the biggest scam on Earth, well, not as big as religion and patriotism,
    but, you know, it’s right up there.