Education

The fish: motivating children to learn?

The fish: motivating children to learn?

Posted by arj13 at Sep 10, 2013 11:55 AM |

Can a plastic fish motivate you to learn? Rose Griffiths from the School of Education looks at how use of interesting materials can help to open up mathematics to children.

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The Multiple-Choice Test: truly objective assessment?

The Multiple-Choice Test: truly objective assessment?

Posted by jcm22 at Jul 18, 2014 11:45 AM |

The multiple choice test is a ubiquitous feature of educational assessment across the globe. In this article and podcast, Professor Glenn Fulcher of Leicester's School of Education traces its origins, challenges its objectivity and anticipates its future impact.

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