Myths about Education: What are they? Where do they come from? What do we think?

This post is inspired by Daisy Christodoulou's book Seven Myths about Education (2014), a copy of which can be found in the school library. We all know what a ‘myth’ is and we are probably all aware that we buy into them at times, whilst also identifying as logical, rational members of society. For example, …

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Broccoli – by Jenny Toerien and Joe Sanders

Natural detoxification, improved digestion, keeping you regular. These are the main benefits of eating broccoli. Nothing to do with actually liking it. Perhaps they've never properly tried it, gulping it down and moving onto the roast potatoes as quickly as possible, failing to appreciate its versatility, vibrancy and taste. Children and adults around the world …

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