"Expert != Teacher"

I ran across this quote by Andy Hunt in his entertaining and enlightening book, Pragmatic Thinking & Learning: Refactor your Wetware:

"Experts aren't always the best teachers. Teaching is an expertise in its own right; just because you are expert in some subject is no guarantee that you can teach it to others. Also, given the phenomenon that experts are often unable to articulate why they reached a particular decision, you may find that someone at a competent level might be in a better position to teach a novice than an expert would be."

Do you agree?

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