Content v. Skills: The Great Curriculum Debate

As teachers, we are always in a race to cover required content, but is winning that race really teaching our students the skills they need?

Many educators might face the dilemma of skills vs. content when it comes to classroom curriculum. With strict state standards in place and limited class time, we are forced to choose between spending more time teaching a wide variety of content, or focusing on hands-on activities that teach skill.

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