Does group work in college prepare you for the real world?

Group Work

As college students we hear about the importance of group work. In fact, group work is emphasized considerably throughout many courses. Many, if not, all of my undergraduate courses have had some element of working with a team, being a leader, or presenting with a group. With the added online components of coursework, as a student I have had the experience of working in a group in both the traditional and non-traditional way. With our academic and professional emphasis on group work, perhaps a good question to ask is, does Read More …

Why traditional way of teaching in schools is failing us?

Learners of today do not appreciate or relate to the system because it was designed to suit the industrial age but now we are in an information and AI (Artificial Intelligence) age and we will quickly be moving to VR (Virtual Reality) age. The transition between ages is now shorter due to technology. This means that the jobs we consider today will not be there tomorrow and we are teaching children who will take up jobs that are now there now. The traditional system fails to impart the skills need Read More …