Since the introduction of mass schooling educationalists have been concerned that large numbers of able children have underfunctioned.
This book advocates that the current curriculum needs to be taught differently so as to include all learners and to a engage their brainsa with the curriculum content.
Evidence of what is needed and what works with able underachievers, the disaffected and low attainers from a wide range of backgrounds lies in the pedagogy used.
It concludes that teaching and learning methods need to be modified to become learning orientated and learner centred rather than subject orientated and teacher centred.
Education will then have a come of agea .