Principles of Constructivism Instruction must

Principles of Constructivism

  1. Instruction must be concerned with the experiences and contexts that make the student willing and able to learn (readiness).
  2. Instruction must be structured so that it can be easily grasped by the student (spiral organization).
  3. Instruction should be designed to facilitate extrapolation and or fill in the gaps (going beyond the information given).

Changing Lanes made me feel

Changing Lanes made me feel like I was watching a family argument; it’s an excellent, very real display of how people can degenerate from being civil to trying to hurt each other’s lives. When one of the two main characters tries to do the right thing, they find that they can’t, because the other character has escalated the conflict. The most interesting line in the film was from a lawyer who is doing all manner of illegal / unethical things: “At the end of the day, I do more good than harm. What other standard have I got?”