How Do Students Learn Best?

How Do Students Learn Best?

There is no ‘one size fits all’ educational system for students. Studies have shown for years that every student learns differently. Some kids are more hands-on learners. Others are great with technology. Some prefer taking tests while others excel in writing papers. Unfortunately, many educational programs still implement borders that can restrict a student from reaching their full learning capacity. Energy education programs are becoming increasingly popular and important with students of all ages. At Tinker, we know that reaching as many students as possible with this information is imperative for the wellbeing of our planet and our future. That’s why we believe in individualized, customized learning. The Tinker Advantage We’re currently working with Generation Z. They are poised to be the smartest, most advanced, earth-changing generation we’ve ever seen. This is due not only to advancements in technology but because they learn differently than other generations and are being given the tools necessary to grow. They are building a better future for all of us. So, current program models with any types of barriers just don’t work anymore. As a utility company, implementing Tinker’s solution for learning allows each student to grow and become educated on energy and water use in their own way. Plus, with a dashboard that tracks everything, you can see the success rate in real-time. Different Learning Styles Unfortunately, many people (including some educators) still haven’t jumped on board with the idea that different learning styles can be beneficial. Many ‘old methods’ and models of learning test well, and they show success. So, why fix what’s not broken? There’s a simple answer to that: If...