TOT023: Retrieval practice video, charter school article for liberals, + more Twitter takeaways

Teacher Ollie’s Takeaways is a weekly-ish post (and sometimes a podcast!) bringing together some of the fascinating things that Ollie read throughout the week-ish. Find all past Teacher Ollie’s Takeaways here

More on retrieval practice

Drilling key content knowledge is imperative. Here’s a number of (quite regimented) ways of doing it.

Stop Berating Black and Brown Parents Over Charters

Nice one for liberals (us liberals?) to read.

http://www.natebowling.com/a-teachers-evolving-mind/2017/10/4/stop-berating-black-and-brown-parents-over-charters-or-give-your-twitter-fingers-a-rest

Desmos is a powerful tool. An Bryn is your man

More that challenges growth mindset

Daniel Willingham on reading and listening comprehension

Education in singapore. Insightful thread

The future (or lack thereof) of male teachers

(Fails to mention the unreliability of extrapolation)