relating to a method of teaching or learning in which you learn from your own discoveries and experiences
I read this word in the context of an adaptable computer virus-control system, but it seems to apply to any form of adaptive learning. As a mommy of a toddler not too far from preschool, I’ve got education on my mind a lot. The term heuristic made me think of another word. So it’s two for one day!
model of education characterized by an emphasis on independence, freedom within limits, and respect for a child’s natural psychological development