Howard Gardner in Scotland

4th April 2003 at 01:00
(Photograph) - Harvard professor Howard Gardner, one of the most influential educational thinkers of his generation and the guru behind the theory of "multiple intelligences", paid only his second visit to Scotland in 30 years last week and hit out at subject-based learning, which assumes history can be taught "from Plato to Nato in 22 weeks". News, page 5. Photograph by GAIL BLACKWOOD.

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