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Do we each have a ‘learning style’?

Visual, auditory, kinesthetic – ever heard these words crop up in the classroom? At some point, you’ve probably been told there’s a way of learning that suits you best. There’s just one problem – there’s no evidence to suggest that supporting different learning styles offers any kind of benefit. In fact, they may even hinder students’ learning.

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