25 April 2017
What is problem solving? According to Wikipedia, “problem solving is a mental process in psychology and a computerised process in computer science. It is part of a larger process that also includes problem finding and problem shaping. Considered the most complex of all intellectual functions, problem solving has been defined as higher-order cognitive process that requires the modulation and control of more routine or fundamental skills.”
Why problem solving skill is important to your child? Problems facing are part of our lives – no matter simple or complicated. The crucial part is to allow children understand the problems and develop solutions by themselves in early stage. When they make decisions, their self-confidence, creativity and collaboration skill with different kind of people will build up.
Such problem solving process shares the same idea in STEM concept. As a STEM education provider, we believe if we provide children with a good foundation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, they can learn how to solve problems step-by-step, while developing their critical thinking and creativity throughout the journey.
The world is changing and children sure need more exposure so they can think out-of-the-box and get well equipped for their future lives.
在STEM教育發展的初期，資源是非常缺乏和侷限，能夠真正幫助小孩學習的工具算是寥寥可數，甚至教育機構也需要進場開發屬於自己的教育工具。 隨著科技不斷發展，在相關領域投入更多資源，不同的學習工具不斷被開發出來，而這家名叫 Learning...