Yvonne Carts-Powell

Are we teaching electricity the wrong way around?

In Science on March 7, 2014 at 10:49 am

Australian Bernie Hobbs has developed an interesting educational online game/website argues that teaching electricity via the “waterfall” method is fundamentally flawed, and that it would be far more useful to talk about electric and magnetic fields from the start. She has a point.

Article:

Are we teaching electricity the wrong way around? › Opinion (ABC Science).

Game website:

http://splash.abc.net.au/web/zoom/

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