"Researchers are gaining a better understanding of how people learn—both what works and what doesn’t go so well—in the classroom. The next step is to apply that research in actual college instruction."—Source: EdSurge
WHY THIS MATTERS:
A deeper understanding of learning science can help professors make better use of edtech tools and stronger connections with their students. By looking at how students learn, they can retool their pedagogy to make sure their approach is reaching learners.