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Test-Taking Cements Knowledge Better Than Studying, Researchers Say – 

Headline reads: "To Really Learn, Quit Studying and Take a Test" Ah, you've got to love educational research. The only thing better is educational research as presented by the media. Forget the data, you really get to see how we imagine. Aside from the dramatic elements, and funky metaphors like "cement," we see how easy …

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The Problem with Problems 

The problem with problems—math problems, word problems, the stock in trade of schoolwork—is not that they are not "real." As if that distinction were un-problematic. Isn't it that they are insufficiently playful? They are irrelevant, not because we can't relate to them, but because they are not fantastic. It is common enough to point out …

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