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A teaching philosophy that differs from the traditional format as instruction takes the form of problem-solving and testing of hypotheses

Socratic method

Education A teaching philosophy that differs from the traditional format as instruction is in the form of problem-solving and testing of hypotheses. See Layer cake education, Spoon feeding.
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Instead of holding mandatory training, a human resources department could push out a bank of Socratic questions to all their employees about safety, new initiatives, mission statements, etc.
This new learning medium needs to be an interconnected network of user-generated, or author-generated, Socratic questions with a seamless question-management interface.
She felt that, for students who come to the writing or learning center for help with English coursework, Socratic questions were "the best method for tutoring .
The site gives hints, asks Socratic questions, uses graphs and figures, and shows a step-by-step description of the solution through to the final answer.
OFFER SOCRATIC QUESTIONS TO HELP STUDENTS BECOME MORE INVOLVED