A Learning Journey

23 Sep

Netflix-like bingeable College Curriculum? ( Part1)

college student studying on laptop

We’ve been working with the Innovation Lab of a major university to rethink their online curriculum delivery. They want to differentiate themselves from other colleges and universities and take their online curriculum to the next level. We’re using sprints, HIIT, and binging to come up with some exciting ideas.

14 Jul

How We Learn: We Remember Emotions

So what do people remember? We remember emotions, our feelings, and the behavior of others. Research shows that emotions are important to learning. “Emotions form a critical piece of how, what, when, and why people think, remember, and learn,” says Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, EdD, associate professor of education, psychology, and neuroscience

06 Jul

How We Learn: The Brain Likes Patterns

The brain looks for patterns and fills in the blanks. It uses patterns to understand the relationship between things—putting them in context.  “The human brain is a pattern-recognition machine. It evolved to identify related events or artifacts and connect them into a meaningful whole,” According to the NOVA article The