Author Archives: David

Spaced retrieval in Middle School Science

Helping knowledge ‘stick’. The cognitive load placed upon students in content-heavy courses such as Science can easily overwhelm the cognitive capacity of Middle School students. It is incumbent [..]

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Can a ‘sensible middle’ exist in Australian education?

A recent visit to Australia by the Director for Education and Skills at the OECD, Andreas Schleicher has reignited the seemingly annual discussion on Australia’s declining performance in [..]

education, pedagogy