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Free e-book - Applying Science of Learning in Education

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This edited book represents a sliver, albeit a substantial one, of the scholarship on the science of learning and its application in educational settings. Most of the work described in this book is based on theory and research in cognitive psychology. Although much, but not all, of what is presented is focused on learning in college and university settings, teachers of all academic levels may find the recommendations made by chapter authors of service. Authors wrote their chapters with nonexperts as the target audience – teachers who may have little or no background in science of learning, research-based approaches to teaching and learning, or even general principles of psychological science. The book is organized in three sections. The 14 chapters in Part 1 address important concepts, principles, theories, and research findings, and applications related to the science of learning. The four chapters in Part 2 focus on preparing faculty to apply science of learning principles in their courses. Finally, the six chapters in Part 3 provide examples of research that have been done in real academic settings and that have applied one or more science of learning principles.


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Rosemary Tyrrell, Ed.D.'s curator insight, March 11, 2014 1:00 PM

A FREE e-book on the science of brain-based learning. Based on cognitive theory, the material is focused on learning in a college setting. It is accessible and provides lots of useful resources. 

Dr Seroya Crouch's curator insight, March 13, 2014 3:10 AM

The future will be defined by people's ability to learn and technologies and  practices and that enhance learning and "intelligence" across a variety of dimensions will be in high demand. We ignore this at our peril.

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#ISSOTL13 Poster Presentation Graphic "Pinterest Pedagogy in Higher Education and Scholarship of Teaching and Learning" Critical Media Literacy | Leveto, J.A.

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Dr Seroya Crouch's curator insight, February 18, 2014 9:09 PM

Interesting academic use of  Pinterest