> From: "Paul A. Tanner III" <firstname.lastname@example.org> > > The line does work. The intentionally created gaps > that you speak of are created because the students are > not yet ready for them. The intentionally created gaps > that I speak of are not of this variety. They are gaps > within a topic within a subject that are created by a > discovery/constructivist teacher because this teacher > believes that it's best to try to get the student to > fill in these gaps via discovery/constructivism.
In what sense is a student "ready" for a gap he or she can't fill in?
--Lou Talman Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences Metropolitan State College of Denver