Tag Archives: Pleistocene

Teaching in the Pleistocene: lessons for today's school

Teaching in the Pleistocene: lessons for today’s school

Teaching, in its broadest meaning, is a uniquely human phenomenon and linked to our nature as cultural beings.┬áNatural selection shaped our cognitive structure┬áso that we could take advantage of the knowledge possessed by our fellow humans. Humans are capable of generating a cumulative cultural inheritance system thanks to which we have managed to spread across […] … learn more→