DESC #BookBuddies Meeting One- Make it stick!

From the Sandpit...

The books have arrived….(finally!), delighted to have DESC’s staff book club up and running! We currently have 3 book groups that will run parallel to each other. The chosen books for our first round are “Make it Stick” by Peter Brown etal, “Why don’t students like school” by Daniel Willingham and “The Hidden Lives Of Learners” by Graham Nuthall.

From my point of view the staff book club is an exciting opportunity to discuss research regarding Teaching and Learning with my colleagues, whilst I’ve done a great deal of reading over the last 18 months or so, I’ve not really discussed or disseminated much of what I’ve read, other than via Twitter or this blog. There are huge gains to be made from engaging in up to date research and any opportunity where colleagues find the time to get together with staff from other Depts, have meaningful discussions about Teaching and Learning and develop…

View original post 328 more words

About mrlock

CEO, Advantage Schools
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s