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Hacking Education; Project-Based Learning Trumps the Ivory Tower

In Uncategorized on January 1, 2015 at 1:36 am

As somebody who learns best by actually doing, rather than reading about, this makes perfect sense to me.

Hackaday

Project-based learning, hackathons, and final projects for college courses are fulfilling a demand for hands-on technical learning that had previously fallen by the wayside during the internet/multi-media computer euphoria of the late 90’s. By getting back to building actual hardware yourself, Hackers are influencing the direction of education. In this post we will review some of this progress and seek your input for where we go next.

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