St. Johns Socratics

How Does a St. John’s Seminar Work? – Johannes Helonapë – Medium

How does the Socratic method of learning relate to the field of neuroscience and learning?

Regarding teaching styles, the Socratic method is about as autodidactic as they come. St. Johns University is famous for incorporating Socratic seminar into a college curriculum, but many people are skeptical of how discussion supplements and aids students ability to learn. In this piece, a St. Johns alumni, Johannes Helonapë, talks about how his time in seminar helped him to understand how human beings learn on a neurological scale.