Cultural capital relates to the inherent value assigned to cultural knowledge and skills. In both education and life, it is thought cultural capital can bring advantages in various contexts.
Education is constantly evolving and adapting to new developments in technology. As a result, integrating technology into education has become increasingly important to meet today’s learners’ needs.
A well-designed curriculum sets the foundation for effective teaching and learning and is the backbone of the educational experience for students. We explore what Ofsted inspectors look for in a curriculum and why it is essential for education professionals to understand and provide these elements.
Cognitive Load Theory has been described as ‘the single most important thing for teachers to know’ and is even mentioned in the Ofsted Inspection Framework. But what is it, why is it important, and how can we use it in the classroom?
Retrieval practice is a learning technique that involves recalling information from memory rather than simply reading or hearing about it. The idea is that by actively recalling information from memory, you are strengthening the connections in your brain, making it easier to remember in the future.
Refresh your understanding of dominant educational theories that guide best practice in the UK.
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