UKEdMag: Educational research: True or False? by @garyhenderson18 | UKEdChat Editorial

The other morning I was looking at Twitter, and I came across a post which mentioned how a large percentage of teachers within a survey, 93%, still believed in the concept of learning styles. The learning style research which refers to Visual, Auditory and Kinaesthetic (VAK) or VARK where the R refers to Reading/ Writing learners has been debunked as an educational theory for some time now. The tweet also referred to Brain Gym which is also considered as one of a number of neuro-myths, however I have made use of Brain Gym in the past and have found it to work well. This got me thinking.
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