The second installmentof American RadioWorks’ audio and Web series, “Tomorrow’s College,” is out.
“Don’t Lecture Me” and is about rethinking the way college students learn.
Here’s the intro:
College students spend a lot of time listening to lectures. But research shows there are better ways to learn. And experts say students need to learn better because the 21st century economy demands more well-educated workers.
It has three segments:
American RadioWorks is the award-winning documentary arm of MPR’s parent company.
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Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.