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The digital Divide (SES)

Recently, I have read a couple of articles about the digital divide for ‘disadvantaged’ students and would like to share them with you:

From the OECD Education & Skills blog, an article by Marilyn Achiron titled… 315 more words


Presentation ICME13

This is the presentation I gave at ICME-13:

OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN maths: A curriculum approach with timss 2011 data
Christian Bokhove
University of Southampton

Previous studies have shown that socioeconomic status (SES) and ‘opportunity to learn’ (OTL), which can be typified as ‘curriculum content covered’, are significant predictors of students’ mathematics achievement. 91 more words

Math Education

Executive Headteachers: What’s in a Name?

By Karen Wespieser

The naming of reports can be a tricky affair. Try to be too witty and the meaning becomes obtuse. Try to be too literal and it sounds boring. 671 more words

Education Policy

Economic papers about education (CPB part 2)

This is a follow-up post from this post in which I unpicked one part of large education review. In that post I covered aspects of papers by Vardardottir, Kim, Wang and Duflo. 540 more words

Education Research

Experiences inside the black tent

Yesterday we welcomed a tented  ‘Camera Obscura’ to school, partly as a late summer term experience and a way of linking digital photographic practice back to the origin of photography.   148 more words

Education Research