Boost Learning and Thinking Through Brain Science

Speakers

Let’s dig into the brain science behind expert learning and critical thinking and use simple tools to apply them every day in the classroom. We will discuss the key components of expert learning and critical thinking, including metacognitive awareness, curiosity, cognitive engagement, and the importance of meaning to your brain. You will learn about the neural bases for these processes are and how to create a critical thinking culture in the classroom.

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Format: Future20
Event Type: Session
Level: Field Experience