They develop their natural curiosity. They acquire the skills necessary to conduct inquiry and research and show independence in learning. They actively enjoy learning and this love of learning will be sustained throughout their lives.

inquirer - someone who asks a question
asker, enquirer, querier, questioner
cross-examiner, cross-questioner - someone who questions a witness carefully (especially about testimony given earlier)

examiner, quizzer, tester - someone who administers a test to determine your qualifications

inquisitor, interrogator - a questioner who is excessively harsh

interviewer - a person who conducts an interview

headcounter, poll taker, pollster, canvasser - someone who conducts surveys of public opinion; "a pollster conducts public opinion polls"; "a headcounter counts heads"

speaker, talker, verbaliser, verbalizer, utterer - someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; "an utterer of useful maxims"
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