Book Review: Seven Myths about Education

Christodoulou, D. (2014). Seven Myths about Education. Abingdon: Routledge With its catchy title, “Seven Myths about Education”, this book lays waste to outdated ideas and argues against some of the conventional wisdom propounded in some schools, colleges and universities. Through thoughtful argument and evidence-based research, author Daisy Christodoulou demonstrates how these myths have crept into…

What works for schools when teachers and researchers collaborate?

Teachers and scientific researchers who work together in practice-based research are considered to contribute significantly to professional and school development. That is why the Netherlands Initiative for Education Research (NRO) finances this type of collaboration. This not only guarantees scientific quality, but also the practical relevance of the educational research. In 2016, three Dutch university-primary…