How to Enhance Your Students’ Cognitive Skills

The United States’ National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME) defines cognitive ability as the ability to “perform the various mental activities most closely associated with learning and problem solving.” A student’s cognitive abilities broadly include his or her verbal processing, psychomotor, and spatial skills, as well as his or her general fluid intelligence and…

ResearchED Melbourne 2017 sparks witch hunt

I have been loosely involved in researchED Australia over the last couple of years. For the first event in Sydney in 2015, I suggested a couple of speakers. It was me who recommended that Kevin Donnelly be invited to take part in a panel discussion. At that time, he and Ken Wiltshire had just completed […]…