Without some kind of activity on the part of the student, learning cannot take place. The purpose of any activity must ultimately be to enhance learning. I’m sure you must agree. This should be the case in any learning situation.
In a TALK class, however, we do not believe that activities enhance learning, we believe that activities are inherent to learning, that without activity, learning cannot take place. TALK is what we call an active learning system, students not only talk most of the time, they are also in charge of what and how they study. [click to continue…]