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The newly appointed Director of the Melbourne Education Research Institute at the University of Melbourne, Professor John Hattie, advises teachers to shut up and listen to their students. His research indicates that teachers spend 80% of class time talking and this is not conducive to deep learning. ''When teachers stop talking deep learning takes place………speaking 80 per cent of the time in conversation means 'I'm waiting for you to stop to have the chance to talk'. In counseling you have to do the ...