What Does It Mean to Learn?

The Essential Question

  • What does it mean to learn?

Other Discussion QUESTIONS

  • What strikes you as noteworthy about this scene?

  • How do we know our students are retaining what they study and are tested on?

  • If someone gets an A on a test but forgets everything within a few months, did they learn it in the first place? What does it mean to learn?

  • What do we want students to remember from our classes a year from now? A decade from now? What  lasting learning do we want them to take away?

  • What micro-innovation could we try to see if our students are really learning? To promote deeper learning?