The Best Way to Learn (and the Worst Way to Teach)

“The best way to learn is to do; the worst way to teach is to talk.” — Paul Halmos

Interesting thoughts from David Bressoud over at Launchings on being an effective teacher. He references the Academy of Inquiry-Based Learning, and I recommend you check it out. I think this approach to teaching mathematics fits very well in the context of my previous post on Math as Story.