Great Myths of Education and Learning

Author(s): Jeffrey D. Holmes
Original Publish Date: Mar 02, 2016
Product Number: EB00668961
Released: May 05, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118760482
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Great Myths of Education and Learning reviews the scientific research on a number of widely-held misconceptions pertaining to learning and education, including misconceptions regarding student characteristics, how students learn, and the validity of various methods of assessment. -A collection of the most important and influential education myths in one book, with in-depth examinations of each topic -Focusing on research evidence regarding how people learn and how we can know if learning has taken place, the book provides a highly comprehensive review of the evidence contradicting each belief -Topics covered include student characteristics related to learning, views of how the learning process works, and issues related to teaching techniques and testing

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