Good old Gove  June 15th 2011- a recipe for the reform of schools and raising achievement has been linked to Michael Gove. I know you are all wondering if it’s research based, and knowing that of course any commitment of £££Millions must (of course) be well steeped in evidence of efficacy. Surely all of the initiatives and innovations are geared around what teachers do- their practice and pedagogy? The ‘Seven Pillars’ are discussed below in an extract from the Guardian article mentioned above (click to enlarge):
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So... So... examine the evidence So... adopt evidence-based methods So... enhance learning
Thoughts Gove’s 7 Pillars Resilience Challenging goals, success criteria, active learning, recognition of effort and rich feedback Practical Science KS2 SATs Fibonacci Dennis the Menace Gove’s 7 Pillars