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Wise Up free pdf A breakthrough book on the future of learning. From the author of the bestselling Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind, comes a breakthrough book on the future of learning. The new sciences of brain and mind are revealing that everyone has the capacity to become a powerful, lifelong learner. We can learn how to learn- it has little to do with conventional intelligence or educational success. Guy Claxton teaches us how to raise children who are curious and confident explorers, and how we ourselves can learn to pair problem-solving with creativity. Wise-Up is essential and compelling reading for parents, educators and managers alike.

About Guy Claxton

Guy Claxton is Visiting Professor in Psychology and Education, and Director of the Research Programme on Culture and Learning in Organizations (CLIO), at the University of Bristol. He is the author of thirteen published books, including Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind.

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Author : Guy Claxton
Publisher : Network Educational Press Ltd
Data Published : 01 June 2001
ISBN : 185539099X
EAN : 9781855390997
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 388 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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