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ASCL Leader Magazine | Brainwaves – Metacognition & Revision

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The opportunity to learn is only as good as the question posed… Discuss.

Data from the management information system (MIS) so clearly identifies underperforming students that the temptation is to reinforce and intensify tried and tested methods at revision. But the requirement to bolster this year’s results could prevent a more fundamental appraisal of why students are failing, one which would begin with learner perspectives.

Read the full article here: ASCL Leader Magazine: Brainwaves

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