The Big Read: Little power and no point

24 March 2016 - 09:34 By Jonathan Jansen

Sometimes a meme conveys an educational wisdom better than any research report or lofty pronunciation by some expert. Such as this one shared on Facebook the other day: "What if I told you," says the image of actor Laurence Fishburne, "that reading a PowerPoint point aloud is not the same as teaching.

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers but, for a limited time, is free to read on our newly relaunched website.

To access the article, you only need to register – it’s quick and free. Already registered? Simply sign in below.

If you’ve already registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Note: Login details from the former TimesLIVE/Sunday Times website are no longer valid. Please register again.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

X