The problem of behaviour in schools: initial thoughts on the Bennett Report

This is a quick response to the following report: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/602487/Tom_Bennett_Independent_Review_of_Behaviour_in_Schools.pdf A review group was commissioned in 2015 by the then Secretary of State for Education, Nicky Morgan MP, to look… Read more »

The learning styles debate: a triumph of rationality over criticality

A number of well-meaning and well-intentioned neuroscientists and psychologists signed a letter in today’s Guardian saying that the concept of Learning Styles has no evidential base. Learning styles are well… Read more »