15 Jan 2021 10:34 - 13 Jul 2021 04:30
Reality is a social construction and we are all construction workers, mostly undertrained, underpaid, and working without safety equipment.— Slope of Function (@SlopeOfFunction) November 11, 2018
from Inventive Minds
- 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.