Core Mechanics – Week 2 – General Notes

This class uses a book written by the Dean of the Graduate School of Education and his 2 research assistants (our teachers for the course)

Schwartz, D. L., Tsang, J. M., & Blair, K. P. (forthcoming Feb. 2016). The ABCs of How We Learn: 26 Scientifically Proven Approaches, How They Work, and When to Use Them.  W. W. Norton.

Daniel L. SchwartzJessica M. TsangKristen P. Blair

  • Class Topics:
    • A is for Analogy
    • B is for Belonging
    • C is for Contrasting Cases
    • D is for Deliberate Practice
    • E is for Elaboration
    • F is for Feedback
    • G is for Generation
    • H is for Hands On
    • J is for Just-in-Time Telling
    • N is for Norms
    • R is for Reward