Sign up now for Virtual Summer 2020 Modeling Instruction Training

Overview: The Kennebunk Modeling Instruction Workshops are run by a non-profit, fiscal agent, dedicated to the belief in science as an essential tool for improving the human condition.  Our workshops have a reputation for three things: Intensive, one week, modeling instruction training fully equivalent to two to three week workshops offered at other sites. Our professional… Continue reading Sign up now for Virtual Summer 2020 Modeling Instruction Training

What is Modeling Instruction?

Modeling Instruction, under development since 1990 via the leadership of David Hestenes (Emeritus Professor of Physics, Arizona State University), corrects many weaknesses of the traditional lecture-demonstration method, including fragmentation of knowledge, student passivity, and persistence of naive beliefs about the physical world. Unlike the traditional approach, in which students wade through an endless stream of… Continue reading What is Modeling Instruction?