Making the Most Out of Online LearningQ&A with Mariale Hardiman, Ed.D.
Online learning can be quite effective. Emotional connections with students are key to success, says Mariale Hardiman, Ed.D.—and parents don’t have to be teachers to help their children understand and apply what they are learning online.
The Science of EducationInforming Teaching and Learning through the Brain Sciences
Discoveries about how the brain learns are fueling interest in applying neuroscience in the classroom. In the new field of neuroeducation, scientists and educators should join forces to develop goals for learning-related research, the authors argue.
‘Neuroeducation’ Emerges as Insights into Brain Development, Learning Abilities Grow
An interdisciplinary field that combines neuroscience, psychology and education to create improved teaching methods and curricula is close to prime time as researchers gain a more sophisticated understanding of how young minds develop and learn, leading education and brain experts say.