One of the more challenging things about learning something new is to learn what it is we don’t know about what we are trying to learn. Without experience, it is difficult to tell whether we are headed in the right direction in our efforts to learn. For example, at the same time that we might possess one of the component skills of a…Details
About Donovan Plumb
Dr. Plumb is a professor at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. For over thirty years he has studied and taught in the field of adult education. Dr. Plumb has a great interest in the nature of human learning and is especially curious about the archaic origins and contemporary development of our human capacity for “deep learning.” Currently, he is the Coordinator of the Teaching and Learning Center at MSVU and the Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education.