Annie Murphy Paul has an essay in the most recent Sunday NY Times which asks the question, “Are College Lectures Unfair?”DOES the college lecture discriminate? Is it biased against undergraduates who are not white, male and affluent? The notion may seem absurd on its face. The lecture is an old and well-established tradition in education. To most of us, it simply is the way college courses are taught. Even online courses are largely conventional lectures uploaded to the web. [NYTimes.com]


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