DC: Now on a journey to discover how our emotions impact our cognition. #SocraticMethod — helpful or not?

From DSC: I’m embarking on a journey to discover how our emotions impact our cognition. Why? I have a suspicion that the Socratic Method is […]

“My Learning Journal”: Try using this tool to boost your learning & identify knowledge gaps [Christian]

From DSC: Here’s an idea that I’ve been thinking about for quite some time now. It’s not necessarily a new idea, but the seed got […]

Reflections on a section from “How the research on learning can drive change” [Sturgis]

How the research on learning can drive change — from gettingsmart.com by Chris Sturgis Excerpt (emphasis DSC): #2 Learning results from the interplay of cognition, emotion, […]

Special education and accessibility resources for remote learning [Microsoft]

Special education and accessibility resources for remote learning — from education.microsoft.com Excerpt: For special educators, diversity demands they provide inclusive, accessible learning environments that inspire […]

Accessibility-related features from Apple

Accessibility-related features from Apple

Growth-Minded Pivot to Online Teaching [Smith & Zakrajsek]

Growth-Minded Pivot to Online Teaching— from scholarlyteacher.com by Kathryn Smith and Todd Zakrajsek Excerpt: What is essential when one starts to teach in an unfamiliar […]

Seductive details inhibit learning

Seductive details inhibit learning: “If you have an irrelevant piece of information, and it...

Reflections on “An Existential Crisis in Neuroscience” [Guitchounts]

An Existential Crisis in Neuroscience — from by Grigori Guitchounts We’re mapping the brain in amazing detail—but our brain can’t understand the picture. Excerpt: Neuroscientists […]

50 cognitive biases in the modern world [Lu]

From DSC: The WMU-Cooley Law School recently held some training-related events on the topic of bias. So the infographic/article below caught my attention.   Also […]

Unchecked ignorance leads to fear –> unchecked fear leads to hatred –> unchecked hatred leads to destruction. Education & talking *with* people are key solutions.

From DSC: My brother-in-law sent me the link to the video below. It’s a very solid interview about racism and what some solutions are to […]

3 Things Psychology Tells us about Post-Training Support

Psychology offers valuable lessons around the mechanisms of memory. So, how can we use these lessons to improve our onboarding and post-training experience? The post […]

Free downloads to transform your teaching & unleash the science of learning! [RetrievalPractice.org]

Per RetrievalPractice.org: Download ALL our free guides, research, and resources! We’re here to make your life easier. In order to unleash the science of learning, […]

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