The Textbook: Yay or Nay?

I just read a great blog post from “The Good Enough Professor”. She writes:

More and more, we need to teach students to learn. Textbooks, which repackage reality into easily assimilated clumps of information, too often prevent us from doing that. Students want to adroitly navigate the world of information–hence their zeal for finding workarounds. By abandoning textbooks, we can better work with that grain rather than against it.

To read more see the full post here.

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