Episode 1: What is Reality? is available to view online at pbs.org
Drs Weiner and Uncapher served as Script Supervisors for all episodes in the new PBS series, The Brain. The six-part series is hosted by Dr David Eagleman, and can be viewed online at pbs.org.
The six episode TV series will air every Wed evening at 10p from 10/14 through 11/18.
Dr Uncapher (Assistant Professor of Neurology, UCSF) joins Ben Riley (ED of Deans for Impact), Dr Dan Willingham (Professor of Psychology, U of Virginia) and dean Greg Anderson (Temple University) for the national launch of the Science of Learning report from Deans for Impact at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
The report summarizes insights from the Science of Learning into practical implications for teaching and learning in the classroom.
Watch video here. More information on the Science of Learning report here.
IAN's Dr. Melina Uncapher was a guest of the Santa Clara Rotary Club, invited to give a talk on current education innovations. IAN advises educators on designing education innovation with the brain in mind, and Dr. Uncapher will be starting an educational neuroscience lab at UCSF in summer 2015. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
IAN's CEO and Director of Research, Dr. Melina Uncapher, spoke today at IFTF's Future of Learning event about the emerging field of educational neuroscience, and how a neuroscientific understanding of learning may shape the future of education.