Teaching Science as Comedy
Bill Nye Keynotes - Bill Nye's keynotes reflect a profound understanding of science that he has been able to translate...
In his brief address, Bill Nye discusses how education should run parallel to comedy. He argues that the key to effective teaching today is to get the student to choose to embrace science lessons. He believes that challenging a student to come up with the answer is more rewarding for the student, and more likely to stick in his or her mind.
As someone with a career dedicated to improving the rates of 'scientific literacy' in America, Bill Nye argues that teaching becomes much easier and more productive once the student has decided that he or she wants to participate.