Relatability is to understand easily and feel connected to something. Understanding. Comprehension. Providing for necessary in one genre versus required by another genre or course curriculum.
Where is the important focus? Should theory ever take a backseat to practice?Arts vs. science vs. society. It all leads back to objectivity and recognizing the need for how society seeks answers.
Does this go back to perception being impacted by perspective? How do we as instructors impart what we feel is vital and important to students without feeling like we have to beat them into submission? How do we accept that not everyone will find the same things important?