Christian Bokhove

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Thoughts on memorisation

I don’t feel I have the time to really write (or rather finish) a blog piece on memoriation. But this sequence of tweets, as a reaction to some memorisation claims … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Keynote at CADGME 2016

These are the slides to the keynote I did at CADGME 2016 Cadgme2016 keynote final from Christian Bokhove

September 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Routes into teaching: the new IFS report

Update: added a little bit on the ‘leadership’ aspect and made ¬†wording more precise. I covered the costs of routes into teaching before. Two reports have been released, one by … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unpicking economic papers: a paper on direct instruction

This paper has the title “Is traditional teaching really all that bad?” and is by Schwerdt and Wuppermann makes clear that this paper sets out to show it isn’t. And … Continue reading

July 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unpicking economic papers: a paper on behaviour

One of the papers that made a viral appearance on Twitter is a paper on behaviour in the classroom. Maybe it’s because of the heightened interest in behaviour, for example … Continue reading

June 29, 2016 · 1 Comment