Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Reasons why edtech folk hate to be questioned Part 2: Confirmation bias

In Part 1 I explored the concept of vested interest and how it could lead us to make decisions and react in ways which might, to others, appear irrational. This post address another predictable way we make mistakes: the confirmation bias. Confirmation bias, the tendency to over value data which supports an pre-existing belief, is something

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