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Scientist leading Britain’s coronavirus vaccine urges Government to produce millions of doses

Oxford scientist leading Britain’s coronavirus vaccine race urges Government to help produce millions of doses amid hopes jab could be ready by September Professor Sarah Gilbert said manufacturing in Britain will need to be upscaled  Sir Patrick Vallance said it will be ‘challenging’ but it ‘can be done’ He said vaccines are a ‘long shot’… Read More »

Why Don’t Students Like School?: A Cognitive Scientist Answers Questions About How the Mind Works and What It Means for the Classroom

Easy-to-apply, scientifically-based approaches for engaging students in the classroom Cognitive scientist Dan Willingham focuses his acclaimed research on the biological and cognitive basis of learning. His book will help teachers improve their practice by explaining how they and their students think and learn. It reveals-the importance of story, emotion, memory, context, and routine in building… Read More »