Previous research suggests teacher quality accounts for up to 30% of the reason some students get better marks than others. Our research on twin pairs turns that on its head.
By leading school children through the wonders of the natural world, teachers could help raise environmental stewards.
Virtual reality can allow teachers and students to explore coral reefs or the inside of cells without leaving the classroom.
Play video games and learn a language – a researcher explains why it might be possible.
Most math classrooms feature a teacher lecturing and students quietly working on problems. But research shows that a different approach would lead to better results.
A brief guide for teachers and parents on tech in the classroom.
Without addressing teacher concerns about integrating IT in the classroom, we risk creating a generation of students ill-prepared for a digital future.
Teachers who are just starting out often lack the subject knowledge needed for effective teaching.
Encouraging other languages in the classroom won't lead to 'anarchy'.
When teachers are more adaptable, they're better able to respond to the changing nature of teaching, and navigate a complex workplace.
We shouldn't save play for the playground.
Artificial intelligence will transform universities. Here’s how.
Storytelling has endangered status in UK schools, partly due to a huge emphasis on 'active learning'.
Five novels for young adults that boldly tackle tough issues - from racism, to Indigenous identity and the Holocaust - to cultivate critical thinking in the classroom and at home.
When it comes to engaging young people in their school studies, inclusivity means a lot.
Assessment scales for ADHD have been developed using mostly male research samples. As a result, the behaviours indicating ADHD in girls may not be what you expect.
Why language diversity should be celebrated in schools.
Book publishing is starting to take note of calls for inclusivity and diversity. A new imprint, Salaam Reads, may finally help educators round out their inadequate classroom reading lists.
It starts with making sure every pupil feels included and listened to.
Video games have been helping kids to learn for years, here's how.