31 Oct '14

News Effective teaching: 10 tips on what works and what doesnt

A new report from the Sutton Trust has reviewed the evidence around successful teaching practices. Here are the key points you need to knowThe question of what makes a great teacher has been around for a long time. Its an enquiry that poses many problems because theres simply no set recipe for success, and different approaches work for different professionals and students.The Sutton Trust has published a report that reviews the research into effective teaching, finding that popular practices, such as lavishing praise on students or allowing them to discover key things for themselves, actually have no grounding in research. Continue reading...

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