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Visible Learning: 800+ Meta Studies And 138 Effects Visualized


John Hattie has synthesized more than 800 meta-studies related to achievement. In his book Visible Learning he found 138 influences with positive and negative effects on learning outcomes. Some of Hattie’s critics state that comparing so many different things would

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TIME Magazine : Four Ways to Give Good Feedback


Annie Murphy Paul is the author of Origins and Brilliant: The New Science of Smart and edits the weekly newsletter Brilliant Report. On the TIME magazine’s website she discusses four ideas of giving effective feedback, in relation to the feedback model of Hattie

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Debate about Hattie’s findings arrives in Germany


In January 2013, most of the German media reported about the “Hattie-Studie”, this is how they call John Hattie’s Visible Learning meta-study in German. One of the reasons for this buzz is certainly the upcoming publication of the German version

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German edition of ‘Visible Learning for Teachers’ to be published in 2014

A German language edition of John Hattie’s Visible Learning for Teachers – ‘Lernen sichtbar machen für Lehrpersonen’ will be published by Schneider Verlag in January 2014. The translation will be prepared by Klaus Zierer and Wolfgang Beywl. Visible Learning – German Language

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Visible Learning Infographic


John Hattie: Visible Learning | Infographics Visible Learning visualized in a beautiful infographic Feedback for Learning – Infographic Visible Learning: 800+ Meta Studies And 138 Effects Visualized Visible Learning For Teachers

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Presentation by John Hattie: Maximising the dividend of professional learning


This presentation by John Hattie with a focus on professional development and the “Australian Charter for the Professional Learning of Teachers and School Leaders” was part of a one-day conference “Promoting a National Professional Learning System: a call to action”

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TES: “Research reveals teaching’s Holy Grail”


Right after the publication of John Hattie’s meta-study Visible Learning the Times Educational Supplement published an article by Warwick Mansell who praised the book as “teaching’s holy grail”. Unsurprisingly this expression found its way to the book cover and was quoted again

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Visible Learning visualized in a beautiful infographic

visible learning by john hattie: infographic

Terry Burr designed that beautiful educational infographic for Osiris Educational and Visible Learning Plus. The infographic is based on data from John Hattie’s research and the work of the Visible Learning Plus team. (c) /   Visible Learning Infografik Visible

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The Independent: John Hattie talks about British schools


Uniforms, academies, targets, class sizes: Are British schools worrying about the wrong things? John Hattie, author of Visible Learning and Visible Learning for Teachers, found that there are plenty of ways to improve performance in British schools. They’re just not

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John Hattie at the London Festival of Education 2012


In this video of the 2012 London Festival of Education John Hattie, author of Visible Learning, explores what the international research shows in relation to the panel’s question “What makes great teaching? The global view.” The second panelist Pasi Sahlberg,

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About Visible Learning
Visible Learning means an enhanced role for teachers as they become evaluators of their own teaching. Visible Teaching and Learning occurs when teachers see learning through the eyes of students and help them become their own teachers.

Visible Learning plus is a professional development programme for teachers. It provides an in-depth review and change model for schools based on John Hattie's research. With a seminar and support series the Visible Learning plus team helps schools to find out about the impact they are having on student achievement.