In case someone didn’t know: Learning styles aren’t

Although the literature on learning styles is enormous, very few studies have even used an experimental methodology capable of testing the validity of learning styles applied to education. Moreover, of those that did use an appropriate method, several found results that flatly contradict the popular meshing hypothesis.

We conclude therefore, that at present, there is no adequate evidence base to justify incorporating learning-styles assessments into general educational practice. Thus, limited education resources would better be devoted to adopting other educational practices that have a strong evidence base, of which there are an increasing number.
— “Learning Styles: Concepts and Evidence

Or, as Steve Stuart-Williams put it

The best teaching methods are best for everyone.
Steve Stuart-Williams

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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