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Barbara Hong - Associate Professor of Special Education, Penn State Altoona

Book Title: When Can You Trust the Experts?: How to Tell Good Science from Bad in Education

Author: Daniel T. Willingham

Book Description:

In my years of teaching, I've come across many research that claim to solve the problems of learning through so-called "best practices." While some of these findings are based on solid science, most are grossly inaccurate, confusing, and exaggerating. I love how this book brilliantly breaks down good science from bad science and helps me be a better educator, researcher, and advocate.

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