David Didau was teacher for 15 years, which included leading two English departments and being an Assistant Head. He is now a freelance trainer, speaker and writer of trashy education books - he is the author of The Secret Of Literacy: making the implicit explicit and the forthcoming Why Everything We Know About Teaching is Wrong. He is the brains behind the award-winning education blog, The Learning Spy.
The Secret Of Literacy: making the implicit explicit (Crown House, May 2014)
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