Top 20 myths in education and training | Donald Clark

Let’s keep this simple…. click on each title to get full critique…

1. Leadership
We’re all leaders now, rendering the word meaningless.
2. Emotional Intelligence
Dodgy adjective pushing an even dodgier noun.
3. Learning styles
An intuition gone bad.
4. Myers-Briggs
Shoddy and unprofessional judgements on others.
5. Learning objectives
Bore learners senseless at the start of every course. 
6. Microlearning
Another unnecessary concept.
7. Maslow’s hierarchy
Coloured slide looks good in Powerpoint.
8. Diversity
Inconvenient truths (research) show it’s wrong-headed.
9. NLP
No Longer…

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