The anatomy of an “aha!” moment

Iyer, Prakash (2020) The anatomy of an “aha!” moment. Teacher Plus. ISSN 0973-778

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That smile! I can’t forget that smile. It was not a typical wide and happy, or polite smile. It was a trace of a smile. Her forehead seemingly in the process of relaxing from strain, her jaw was not relaxed yet, and her eyes were sparkling. But a smile it was! It was the joy of insight. The phrase “Aha moment” barely hints at what she experienced. It was an epiphany for her.

Item Type: Article
Authors: Iyer, Prakash
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Teacher, Education
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Education
Full Text Status: Public
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