Source: Harvey Mudd college website, Aug 2006
How do you turn a learner into a discoverer?
- Nurture the yawp.
- Revive child-like curiosity and imagination.
- Identify invisible yawpers.
- Create spaces for self-inspiration.
- Teach how to ask good questions.
- Select motivated students.
- Give creative, open-ended problems.
- Set complete expectations.
- Let the student be the expert.
- Give close guidance, and build community