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The Group Learning Effect

Monday, April 1, 2024

Apply neuroscience principles to create successful cohort learning communities.

Most people have been involved in traditional learning where an instructor imparts expertise as though learners are empty vessels filling with knowledge. People also have had plenty of experiences where they learned with, or from, peers. Those two experiences feel decidedly different. Why?


Neuroscience, or the study of the structure and function of the brain, offers some answers. When a human interacts with others, p

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