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Neuro-Informed Learning: The Next Frontier

Neuro-Informed Learning: The Next Frontier
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Author(s): J. J. Walcutt (Clay Strategic Designs, LLC, USA), Nicholas Armendariz (University of Central Florida, USA) and Dhiraj Jeyanandarajan (Q-Neuro, USA)
Copyright: 2022
Pages: 23
Source title: Education 3.0 and eLearning Across Modalities
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Jeff D. Borden (Institute for Inter-Connected Education, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-8032-5.ch002


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As the epicenter for learning activities, the brain is the coordinator of all actions associated with collecting information, organizing it, storing it, and eventually re-organizing it for application in the real world. And yet, to date, little has been known about what happens within the brain during learning activities. We have operated based on a black box set of assumptions that results in researchers testing inputs and outputs but lacking a true understanding of what happens between those two endpoints. However, the fields of neuroscience and cognitive science, along with neuro-technology engineers, have simultaneously been studying the brain and developing apparatus that allow us to understand what is happening in the brain in real-time during learning. The implications of these capabilities and a deeper understanding of learning are boundless. Accordingly, this chapter will delve into four key areas: (1) research and theories, (2) cognitive readiness and comprehension, (3) neuro-technology data, and (4) the necessary evolution of teachers to facilitators.

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