I didn't come up with the title but I recognized it as the right one as soon as it was proposed. It perfectly captures an important point that is sometimes lost in talk of constructionism – that any kind of learning is a profoundly creative process and should be recognized as such. You don't learn by passively storing up information in your head; you learn by constructing a personal mental model of a domain, and given the uniqueness of your own situation, that is a necessarily creative and inventive act.
15 Jan 2021 10:34 - 01 Jan 2022 07:48
Reality is a social construction and we are all construction workers, mostly undertrained, underpaid, and working without safety equipment.