What can you tell me about seating/grouping in classrooms? I’ve tried lots of different methods over the years and sometimes with some classes there seems to be quite an impact on changing seating. Unfortunately, we are limited in a science … Continue reading
Posted on February 28, 2018 by Ellie Russell in Question
What are the effects of caffeine on the brain and learning? Are there any studies looking at different aged children? What information do you think we should tell students who are consuming large quantities?
Posted on May 15, 2015 by wellcometrust in Question
At what age should children begin formal education? Is it the same age for literacy and maths? Are we actually harming children by having them start so young in the UK?
Posted on May 6, 2015 by jaymo in Question
I am from Dubai and in my class many pupils are bilingual, trilingual and English is only spoken at school. What is best for them: 1) to learn to read and write in English and then later in their other … Continue reading
Posted on April 20, 2015 by pascale007 in Question
I read that fish oils are supposed to help with brain function. Please could you explain how this works?
Posted on April 14, 2015 by smarks1 in Question
How do you feel about children spending more and more of their free time with virtual friends online?
Posted on April 13, 2015 by tyrrellt in Question
As a teacher I often hear myself telling a student that I have higher expectations of him/her than s/he does! With so many outside influences on a child that are beyond our control, how big an impact can expectations of … Continue reading
Posted on April 10, 2015 by eerussell in Question