In the sometimes headlong rush to incorporate technology into learning, the Guardian has sounded a note of warning about the corrosive effects that mobile phones can have on learning based on a number of recent studies. 51 more words
You read here some time back about the concerns about the direction and momentum of Swedish education - notably a fall down the OECD international effectiveness tables. The Institute of Education (IOE) blog has picked up on this with a further report. This is significant for those in England who have been influenced by the Swedish Free school experiment (most notably Michael Gove) as it seems to have a decisive impact on falling standards in Sweden!