Jun 17, 2006

Transformative Learning: Piss or Shit?

Building upon old knowledge in order to obtain new learning... this is the basis of transformative learning and the grad experiment of DLSU-Manila and its curriculum bigwigs. From what I hear around town, it is one big exercise in paradigm shifting, wherein the system of education becomes learner-centered as opposed to teacher-centered, meaning that it is the student's job to "generate" knowledge. Sounds familiar? If you live maroon, breathe maroon, and eat maroon, you know what I am talking about... transactional education, or as La Salle calls it, Transformative Learning...

(to be continued... feeling sleepy at the moment)

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