The Learning Trajectory: From Surface to Deep to Transfer - Melbourne

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Preshil - Secondary School

12 - 26 Sackville Street

#12

Kew, VIC 3101

Australia

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2019 Speaker Series - MELBOURNE Presented by Dr Jared Cooney Horvath

About this Event

How do students take in, personalize, and apply new ideas and information? During this session, we will use brain and behavioral research to explore the learning trajectory and consider what learning truly entails. Using 'learning objectives' as our vehicle, we will consider what SURFACE knowledge truly is (and what role it plays in learning), the 3 levels of DEEP learning (and how to move between them), and how students can (and can not) TRANSFER knowledge and skills.

Highly interactive and engaging, this session will help you situate the myriad of learning frameworks (including Bloom, SOLO< Hattie, Marzano, CoT, etc.) and help you make clear decisions according to which learning outcome you desire.

About the Presenter:

Jared Cooney Horvath (PhD, MEd) is an expert in the field of Educational Neuroscience with a focus on learning, memory, and attention. He has conducted research and lectured at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, the University of Melbourne, and over 100 schools internationally. Jared has published 5 books, over 30 research articles, and his work has been featured in numerous popular publications, including The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The Economist, and ABC’s Catalyst. He currently serves as Director of The Science of Learning Group: a team dedicated to bringing the latest brain and behavioural research to teachers, students, and parents.

In 2019, IB Schools Australasia will host the fifth Annual Speaker Series as a commitment to the professional support of staff of member schools. The Visiting Speaker Series is designed to bring our member schools and wider community with an interest in the IB, presentations which inform, challenge and inspire participants. The presentations are designed to promote the IB and the ideals of the programmes.

While the session is designed for educators within IB Schools, educators from non-IB Schools and Education students from Universities are also welcome to attend.

Events will also be held in Adelaide, Auckland, Brisbane, Canberra and Sydney.

PROGRAM

4.30pm – 5.00pm

Registration and Afternoon Tea

5.00pm – 5.15pm

Welcome from IB Schools Australasia and ManageBac

5:15pm - 6.45pm

The Learning Trajectory: From Surface to Deep to Transfer presented by Dr Jared Cooney Horvath

The 2019 Speaker Series is proudly sponsored by:

ManageBac https://www.managebac.com

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Preshil - Secondary School

12 - 26 Sackville Street

#12

Kew, VIC 3101

Australia

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