Evidence Based Learning, Mental Models, Neuroscience

The Neuroscience of Metaphors is like an Octopus

11 Sep , 2016  

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Every time we focus our attention we’re making choices about how we fill our relatively limited working memory. Latest research indicates that there are about 4 chunks within our working memory that are filled and lost quickly, but before they slip away there’s a chance for them to integrate into our long term memory. There are a […]

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Evidence Based Learning

The Surprising Secret Behind Your Learning Style

10 Sep , 2016   Video

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What’s your learning style?  Perhaps it’s based on your senses (auditory, tactile, visual); or how you engage with content (hands on, conceptual or reflective); or even how you relate to others (collaborative, competitive). It’s a hard choice, especially since according to one comprehensive study there are over 71 learning styles from a range of different models. The good news is that […]

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