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About Guy Claxton

Guy is a cognitive scientist, education thought leader, and prolific author interested in expanding human intelligence through research, writing, and education. He has spent most of his working life based in a variety of UK universities including Oxford, Bristol, King’s College London, and Winchester. But increasingly his work has taken a more practical turn, and he has been involved with a wide range of organizations where a better understanding of human intelligence is needed.

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Building Learning Power

Article: Building Learning Power - Guy Claxton

Learning Habit Indicators

Putting Learning Power into practice in schools

Building Learning Power Introduction


Books by Guy Claxton