Expert opinions cover Claudio Ranieri, Michael Gove, teaching in the 21st century and much more

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Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 23 February - 1 March
Expert opinions cover Claudio Ranieri, Michael Gove, teaching in the 21st century and much more

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John Williams, Senior Lectuer in Sociology, discussed the controversial sacking of Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri in an article for The Conversation.

Professor Stephen Wood, Professor of Management in the University’s School of Business, discussed the controversial sacking of Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri in an interview with Ben Jackson on BBC Radio Leicester.

Dr Prashant Kidambi, from the School of History, Politics and International Relations, discusses the first Indian cricket team to tour England and how the sport became a revolutionary power in South Asia in an interview with The London School of Economics and Political Science's South Asia Centre.

Professor Eyal Winter, from the School of Business, discusses the contribution of the late Kenneth Arrow to modern economic theory in an article for Forbes.

Terese Bird, educational designer at Leicester Medical School, discusses the future of higher education, virtual reality (VR) and education apps in an article for Public Sector Executive.

Professor Martin Barstow, Professor of Astrophysics and Space Science at the University of Leicester, and Professor Chris Wilkins, the University’s Director of Teacher Education, comment on the House of Commons Education Committee report.

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