Curiosity Comes First: 3 Rules to Spark Learning

Curiosity Comes First: 3 Rules to Spark Learning

ORIGINS Video Inspiration: Ramsey Musallam

In this week’s ORIGINS Video Inspiration message we hear, from a teacher’s perspective, about the importance of fostering curiosity in the classroom. His message is clear: if we want students to be passionate learners they must be truly engaged.

“Questions can be windows  to great instruction, but not the other way around.”

– Ramsey Musallam

TED.com Introduction:

It took a life-threatening condition to jolt chemistry teacher Ramsey Musallam out of ten years of “pseudo-teaching” to understand the true role of the educator: to cultivate curiosity. In a fun and personal talk, Musallam gives 3 rules to spark imagination and learning, and get students excited about how the world works.