I wrote this in reply to an email from a colleague who sent me this link.

http://www.theage.com.au/national/students-taught-pseudo-scientific-rubbish-experts-warn-20160804-gql9v1.html

Informed educators have been pushing back against learning styles for years. Though you can use them in some low-stakes ways to enrich some teaching.

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