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Harry Fletcher-Wood
History teacher, turned education researcher, turned Associate Dean at the Institute for Teaching
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 42m
Good paper on York Science project showing the process of curriculum & assessment design. Teachers welcomed MCQs.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 4h
Replying to @Trivium21c
It's seen as invalid/not reflecting reality.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 4h
Replying to @tsproitz
Please let me know when you publish the next papers.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 4h
Teachers collect data to confirm their intuitions regarding grade retention; decisions which feel right are right.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 5h
Replying to @Ed_Realist
Never because they run out of time. I assume they were taught content appropriate to their grade...
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 5h
Replying to @Ed_Realist
Or never...
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 5h
Replying to @ClareSealy
Fryer speculates that, since most maths learning is in school, it's much more responsive to instruction than English.
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Clare Sealy 5h
Replying to @HFletcherWood
This would chime with my experience. Maths highly amenable to improvement through v focused teaching. Reading (once decoding ok) not.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 5h
Replying to @HFletcherWood
Access to individual tutors played a particularly important role
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 5h
Roland Fryer’s Houston experiment introduced five charter school approaches & led to dramatically better maths scores & no change in reading
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 9h
What did he get...?
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 9h
Introducing practice to new teachers, just fell over this amazing video again: learning to dance in a year
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 10h
Replying to @Mrslhteach
Thank you.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood 23h
When your head's exploding from a day speaking Swedish, a sudden switch to Spanish (in conversation and then over email) is really hard!
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Harry Fletcher-Wood Jul 24
Not that I have, but it was there most recent survey, so should be prominent on their website...
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Harry Fletcher-Wood Jul 24
Very good piece on avoiding challenge as a modern worker...
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Harry Fletcher-Wood Jul 24
Not yet, although it may link to the recent piece showing how much CPD has been cut/how little teachers are receiving.
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Harry Fletcher-Wood Jul 24
Teacher workload by - lots of clear-sighted points here:
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Harry Fletcher-Wood Jul 24
Formative assessment overlooked disciplinary substance; they key thing is attending to student thinking
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