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via Evidence v. Advocacy in Teaching Reading: “We Should Not Mistake Zeal for Warrant”
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It’s time we outgrew this limited and limiting psychological theory. That means attending less to students’ behaviors and more to the students themselves. Or as John Oliver would say, “Why is this still a thing?” https://www.alfiekohn.org/article/behavior/ … Continue reading
During a recent Skype conversation with my young grandson, Ben, he asked me, “What is your favorite letter?” He was serious. I had to think about letters of the alphabet and how I would determine which most appealed to me. … Continue reading
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