Apr 08

Applying Milgram’s Findings to Teaching and Learning

Milgram’s classical experiment into obedience led to some surprising revelations, putting the ethical and bias issues to one side.  Milgram developed the Agency Theory (1974) which indicates that people will obey and take responsibility for their own actions (agentic state).  For example, those students … Continue reading

Feb 13

Visualising Learning: Differentiation and Scaffolding

Part of the Visualising Education Blog Series Differentiation is another one of those terms which teachers interpret in many different ways.  For example, differentiation by outcome, differentiation by input, differentiation by learning level to differentiation by activity/ task.  Thus a … Continue reading

May 13

Visualising Intervention – Educational Transition

Using A Temporal View of Transition To Support Educational Transition Note: this article is based on working practice during 2005, 2011 Part of the Visualising Education Blog Series Transition, whether it is from infant school to primary school, from primary … Continue reading

Feb 15

Visualising Assessment Words, Blooms Taxonomy, Objectives and Essay Titles

Part of the Visualising Education Blog Series Updated: 15th Nov 2016 Please remember that I am not an English teacher and this is an exploration of a quick and dirty method of developing a student’s writing skills.   Since the … Continue reading

Nov 23

Visualising Intervention – Pre & Post Assessment

How can we show that non-teacher intervention is working in school Note: this article is based on working practice during 2005 Part of the Visualising Education Blog Series It is clear that current and future developments within the education system … Continue reading

Nov 21

Visualising Intervention – Intervention Credits

How can we show that non-teacher intervention is working in school Note: this article is based on working practice during 2005 Part of the Visualising Education Blog Series As a team providing personalised intervention for more than eighty students across … Continue reading