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Friday, February 5 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Understanding the Brain to Improve Learning and Teaching

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In recent years, knowledge about the human brain has progressed considerably. We now know that, to learn new things, the brain must change. These brain changes are influenced by a variety of factors. Knowing more about these factors can help us choose more effective teaching strategies. In this presentation, we will look at three concrete principles that can significantly improve teaching and students’ learning.

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Steve Masson

Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal
Après avoir enseigné au primaire et au secondaire pendant cinq années, Steve Masson a réalisé l’une des premières thèses de doctorat en éducation présentant des données d’imagerie par résonance magnétique fonctionnelle. Depuis 2012, il est professeur à la Facult... Read More →

Friday February 5, 2021 1:30pm - 2:30pm MST
Virtual Feature Room D
  Feature / Conférencier
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus General
  • Chairperson Machioudi Bello - None
  • Room Details Virtual Room Maximum Capacity - 3000
  • Grade Focus None
  • Tags English