Is the Socratic Method used in the public schools? What does Google tell us?
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Center for Modern Socratic Innovation
Buffalo, New York 2010
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A recent study throws the efficacy of the Socratic method into doubt
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Mortimer Adler interview above
The discussion took place in a Socratic seminar, a hallmark of the Ross/Woodward Classical Studies Interdistrict Magnet School, which serves 530 kids in grades pre-K to 8 at 185 Barnes Ave.
One search brought up the following link
Exeter is noted for its application of Harkness education, a system based on a conference format of teacher and student interaction, similar to the Socratic method of learning through asking questions and creating discussions.