Tagged: theory

A week working at UCLA in the Bjork Learning and Forgetting Lab

Dear readers, Over the summer I was privileged to visit UCLA in Los Angeles to work with a number of educational researchers looking into how cognitive science can be used to improve teaching. In a highly stimulating week I learned about both the historical and contemporary research findings relating to our thrusts and was also able to share some of...

Infographic of learning theories

Click this link to open a remarkable infographic summarising the main academic theories behind how learning happens. I’d heard of many of these, but I think it is wonderful to see how they are connected.