‘Learning science’ is critical to understanding how students think, but a new report shows that most future teachers don’t know it. Here are 3 top takeaways
Deans for Impact, the organization I helped found, believes all teachers should understand basic principles of learning science. But what does that mean? We see learning science as the study of how humans think and learn — what others call cognitive science. The last several decades have deepened our scientific understanding of how our minds...
By Benjamin Riley | March 12, 2020