Debating and the ‘experts’ 


A brand new Twitter account has emerged this weekend called @CriticalThinkEd. The account has been instigated by @greg_ashman and is aimed at encouraging critical thinking. There will be questions and links to posts and comments I can tell I’m going to be a huge fan of this account as it promises to deal with debates that are simmering away. There appears to be no hard and fast rules concerning who can and who can’t join in which is helpful as this means (hopefully) the little person won’t be shouted down.

On Monday evening @FarrowMr tweeted ‘I am sick of seeing blogs on reading by secondary teachers. Teach someone (not family) to read from scratch, then write about it and I’ll read.’

I applauded Richard for his stand and suggested he blog for @CriticalThinkEd. Richard declined as thinks he’s written and argued enough around the subject of teaching reading. Myself and…

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