Evidence-Informed Teaching – Is It A Problem? – Education Article

Reading Time: 3 minutes Do teachers support and undertake evidence-informed practice to help improve their teaching? The Department for Education (DfE) commissioned a two-year study to assess progress towards an evidence-informed teaching system. In this report, the term evidence-informed teaching is used to mean practice that is influenced by robust research evidence. Schools and teachers are referred to as more or less ‘research-engaged’ depending on the extent to which they support and undertake evidence-informed practice, specifically teaching. I’ve unpicked the 75-pages, quoted it directly…

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Are You a Critical Consumer? – Education Article

A Principal’s Reflections: Are You a Critical Consumer? Are You a Critical Consumer? Digital literacy is more important now than it has ever been.  The exponential evolution if the Internet and social media tools have allowed for the quick sharing of knowledge, ideas, images, videos, and opinions.  The result has been a double-edged sword.  In one respect everyone with a  smartphone has instant access to information at any time and from anywhere. I for one love the fact that I…

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