Leading Researchers in Mind Brain and Education Science

Angela Duckworth (University of Pennsylvania)

Carol Dweck (Stanford University)

Kurt Fischer (Harvard University) 

Mariale Hardiman (Johns Hopkins)

Paul Howard-Jones (University of Bristol)

Eric Kandel (City University of New York)

Michael Posner (University of Oregon)

Todd Rose (Harvard University)

David Sousa 

Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa (Universidad San Francisco de Quito Ecuador)

Daniel Willingham (University of VA)

Mary Ellen Immordino-Yang (USC)

Dr. Judy Willis (University of California, Santa Barbara) (www.radteach.com)


Papers and Books Worth Exploring

Mind, Brain, and Education: The Students at the Center Series

OECD, Understanding the Brain: The Birth of a Learning Science

Brown, Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning

 Hardiman, The Brain Targeted Teaching Model

 Tokuhama-Espinosa, Making Classrooms Better: 50 Practical Applications of Mind, Brain, and Education Science

Wilson, Five Big Ideas for Effective Teaching: Connecting Mind, Brain, and Education Research to Classroom Practice


Training Resources

Brain and Learning (On-line course designed by NEA Foundation and Harvard GSE- http://www.neafoundation.org/pages/courses/)

Brain Targeted Teaching Model (http://www.braintargetedteaching.org/)

Mind, Brain, and Education at Harvard Graduate School of Education

Mind, Brain, and Teaching Program at Johns Hopkins School of Education

Neuroscience & the Classroom (Annenberg Foundation FREE on-line course http://www.learner.org/courses/neuroscience/)

Teaching All Kinds of Minds

www.thecttl.org (The Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning), Resources and Blog

http://www.allkindsofminds.org (All Kinds of Minds)