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Why Won't They Learn: Articles and Podcast

Paramedic and educator Rom Duckworth is writing a series of articles for on the theme of “Why won’t they learn.”

Part 1: How course content and student attitudes impact performance outcomes

Part 2: Getting to know the large group of people facing you

Part 3: to be published soon …

Rom also discussed this topic on episode 101 of the EMSEduCast – the podcast by and for EMS Educators.

Check it out and share your thoughts on why students resist education with Rom in the comments.

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.