Top Ten Things That Are B***s*** In Teaching

I've been inspired by Tom Bennett's post "School Bullshit Bingo™ ! The game for all staff! Ages 5 and up." and the tweets that lead up to it's creation, and I've written a list of ten things that I consider to be crap.

These are all generally accepted in schools as robust frameworks within which all teachers must work all the time, when actually it is obvious to everyone, including the students, that they are flaky pieces of pseudo scientific rubbish.

10. Facilitating Learning
9. The National Curriculum
8. Edutainment
7. The Language of Choice
6. The Learning Pyramid
5. The Student Voice
4. Vague Classroom Rules
3. Enhancing Senses
2. Personality Quiz Assessments
1. Personalised Learning


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