Author Archives: David Sloan Wilson


About David Sloan Wilson

David Sloan Wilson applies evolution to all aspects of humanity in addition to the rest of life, in his own research and as director of EvoS, Binghamton University’s evolutionary studies program. His latest book is The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, One Block at a Time. In addition to this EvoS-related blog, he also blogs for the Huffington Post. His most recent posts can be found here.

On the importance of mixed-age learning and how to make the most of it in an EvoS program

Mixed-age learning is something that came naturally to our ancestors but must be rediscovered in modern education. Even though children from all cultures have much to learn, formal schooling didn’t exist until recently. Moreover, there is often little adult instruction … Continue reading

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