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David Hilton

Let's give children the 'store of human knowledge' | spiked - 11 views

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    Having just gone through one of those start-of-the-year induction programs at school this article was particularly relevant. If I see another YouTube video telling me that the jobs students are going to have haven't been created yet I'm going to scream!
David Hilton

Learning Styles Re-evaluated | Psych Central News - 22 views

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    A long-standing educational philosophy is under attack as a new research report downplays the importance of different learning styles.
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    An interesting contribution by psychologists to a field usually left to educational researchers. Given how dominant the belief in 'learning styles' has become in education it is quite troubling.
David Hilton

In Defense of Lecturing in the Social Studies Classroom - 8 views

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    A timely defense of teacher-centred instruction. Surely the quality of instruction is more important than a fixation on its method? After having tried student-centred and me-centred teaching styles I have found overwhelmingly that the latter is more effective. I'm pretty entertaining though...
Marie Coppolaro

20072004.pdf (application/pdf Object) - 0 views

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    A recent "practice guide" from the federal National Center for >> Education Research >> distills what its panel of scholarly authors believe are seven of the >> best research-based instructional strategies teachers can use to >> improve student learning
Jeff Richardson

YouTube - Learning to change - 0 views

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    Wow...amazing video addressing the need for change in current ed systems
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