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Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Read this post from the Informal Learning Blog

As a homeschooler, creating a culture of constant informal learning is a most coveted goal. This post What is informal learning, hits the nail on the head.

In particular, this excerpt:

Many a knowledge worker has said “I love to learn but I hate to be trained.” Training is something that’s imposed on you; learning is something you choose. Knowledge workers thrive when given the freedom to decide how they will do what’s asked of them.

This is exactly how my son feels about learning vs. being taught.

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