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“Productive Failure produces learning outcomes for the 21st century”

Interview 21st century skills Education technology Learning & Education

Manu Kapur, Professor of Learning Sciences and Higher Education at ETH Zurich, developed the concept of “Productive Failure”. In the second part of our interview he talks about tacit and explicit knowledge, and points out that technology will eventually be the primary means of conveying the latter, but not the former. He explains why standardised…