The Science of Learning
This course provides an introduction to the science of learning for K-12 educators. You will learn about the latest research from fields such as cognitive psychology, neuroscience, and education, and how it can inform your teaching practices. Topics covered include memory, attention, motivation, and how to apply this knowledge to enhance student learning and engagement. Through lectures, discussions, and practical activities, you will gain a deeper understanding of the cognitive processes involved in learning and how to create effective learning environments. You will also explore innovative teaching strategies and technologies that can support student learning in and out of the classroom.