What If Everything You Knew About Education Was Wrong? written by David Didau is a book that makes you ask serious questions about your own pedagogical views. It is, therefore, essential reading for teachers and administrators everywhere.


David Didau cleverly disassembles every certainty you have ever held about education, teaching, and learning, allowing you to take a fresh, more informed view of the institution and of your mission as an educator.


The ideas here should represent a new starting place for talking about and thinking about education in the 21st century. Make our summary course a key part of your ongoing professional development.

What If Everything You Knew About Education Was Wrong?

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  • Course Chapters


    Part 1 - Why we are wrong

    Part 2 - Through the threshold

    Part 3 - What could we do differently?

    Part 4 - What could we do differently? (Continued)

    Part 5 - What else might we be getting wrong?

  • Course Length

    33 minutes - 6 videos

  • Guided Learning Hours

    6 hours


    What is GLH or ‘guided learning hours’?


    This number represents the approximate total combined study time required from each user to make the course truly effective. The metric is based on hundreds of thousands of cumulative study hours undertaken by the 15,000 school staff around the world that Guide has developed since 2019. 


    It includes:

    - Length of the videos 

    - Time taken to complete the in-video questions

    - Time taken to read the additional resources

    - Time taken to put items into practice

    - Time taken to ensure teachers are well versed in methodologies and ideas presented within the course

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