Coronavirus: Social distancing...

Apr 6, 2020 by

Posted by Reza Gholami The UK’s social distancing measures in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic have caused unprecedented changes to...

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Lecturing into your laptop is ...

Mar 26, 2020 by

by Nicholas Murgatroyd – With universities around the world moving their classes online in response to the coronavirus...

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Tutoring kids who don’t need i...

Mar 3, 2020 by

by Pawan Dhingra – LPS-352 Many relatively well-off parents drive their kids to special activities after school. On top of...

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Girls consistently outperform ...

Feb 12, 2020 by

by Louis Volante and Francesca Borgonov – Girls consistently outperform boys on reading tests – and have done so for...

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Violence and other forms of ab...

Feb 10, 2020 by

1. How common are violence and other forms of abuse against teachers? In 2010, soon after we began to look at this issue, we...

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Are we facing the decline of t...

Jan 22, 2020 by

Posted by Enric Prats – For some time now we have been observing a kind of renewal wave in education with emerging proposals...

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Readings: These classics that ...

Nov 3, 2019 by

by Eléonore Cartellier – “All the children of our world will know his name,” prophesies Professor McGonagall at the beginning...

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‘I’m in another world’: writin...

Oct 25, 2019 by

Ask a child why they write and you might receive a common response: the teacher told me to. Kids often lack confidence as writers and...

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Portland U’s “bias response te...

Jul 17, 2019 by

I write often of the culture of fear on campus…because I get reminders how that fear only increases: Making jokes at Portland State...

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