Tag: unconscious bias

Research-leads – Part 3: Devil’s Advocates

26 October 2017

Take a moment to consider the following scenario. You are in a school meeting with the senior team. You are discussing a hot topic that has a variety of opinions on the leadership team – maybe it involves a budget decision, such as purchasing a glossy new edu-product. Now, before you get a chance to […]

Posted on: 26 October 2017
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Biased…who? Me?

30 January 2017

Teaching is a helluva busy job. We deal with hundreds of people on a weekly basis, with seemingly too little time and too much pressure. To manage the challenge, we take shortcuts. Shortcuts are wise. When we mark assessments, group students, adapt our lesson plans, we are making quick thinking decisions, often based on such […]

Posted on: 30 January 2017
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