The Science of Teaching? Part 3: "Killing the Golden Goose"
It is as if experts in educational practices believe that teaching can be boiled down to a paint by numbers exercise. They've study the right practices, know what effective teaching strategies are and have made a science out of it. So if we just put some blue here, green there, throw a couple of red blotches, "whammo!!!" there’s a painting. Granted, it may be recognizable compared to an original work, but it is in all reality, a poor copy. Some paint by numbers will look b