Tag: David Didau

Why can’t boys be…well, more like girls?

17 January 2018

Schools are complex places full of blood, sweat and break-times. Making sense of all of the complex factors that determine the success of our students is a devilishly difficult task, like the proverbial needle-seeking in a haystack. When faced with such difficulty, whilst being tired and time-poor, we instinctively look for short-cuts to help us. […]

Posted on: 17 January 2018
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What Can We Learn from Dweck’s ‘Growth Mindset’ Theory?

1 February 2017

In education we are prone to seek out quick fixes. We are time poor and too often we lack the expert support to make decisions based upon robust evidence. Not only that, when robust evidence does come along, all too often it is quickly proved to be not so substantial as we first thought. Carol […]

Author: Alex Quigley
Posted on: 1 February 2017
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