Teachers Talking

October 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. to 1:20 p.m.

TimeOctober 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Description

Educational Neuromyths
There is significant interest in translating findings from educational psychology and neuroscience into classroom practices. Unfortunately most of these findings are very complex, with few clear indications of how to directly incorporate them to benefit our pedagogy and student learning. This leads to the proliferation of learning-related "neuromyths": plausible-sounding conclusions that aren't fully backed by research. Which educational practices are truly evidence-based and which are "myths"? Join Patricia Reeder (Psychological Science) for a discussion of educational neuromyths, contemplate our responsibility as educators to share truths about the learning process with our students, and brainstorm ideas on how to overcome student biases regarded neuromyths.
Program at 11:30 am and 12:30 pm. Free lunch at Three Crowns buffet, then meet in the Heritage Room.

Attendancenone
AudienceFaculty
CategoryGeneral
PostedApr 17, 2019
Related Items
DateTime
Aug 249:00 amSyllabuspalooza It's the last week before classes begin so it must be time to "finish" up our syllabi…
Aug 279:00 amSyllabuspalooza It's the last week before classes begin so it must be time to "finish" up our syllabi…
Aug 2712:00 pmTenure Track New Faculty Welcome Lunch Lunch meeting for new faculty
Aug 288:15 amNew Faculty Orientation Day New Faculty Orientation Day will be held in the Heritage Room on Tuesday…
Aug 298:30 amFaculty Development Day The Kendall Center invites all faculty to attend Faculty Development Day on Wednesday…
Sep 0511:30 amSabbatical Re-Entry Lunch A lunch for the faculty returning from Sabbatical