Schedule

Monday

July 10:
Engaging Students from the Start

11:45 AM- 12:00 PM

Registration

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Working lunch: Introductions, overview of workshop, purpose and scope

1:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Why know neuroscience?

2:20 PM - 2:30 PM

Coffee break

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Sustaining attention and engagement

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Best learning experience

Q&A

Group Collaboration/application

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Reception

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Dinner

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Tuesday

July 11
The Impact of Emotions on Learning and Memory

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Small group discussion of assigned readings

8:45 AM - 9:50 AM

How the brain's "emotional filter" can block student learning and strategies to build emotional self-control

9:50 AM - 10:15 AM

Emotional Filter

10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

Coffee break

10:25 AM - 11:45 AM

Promoting transfer of input through the emotional filter

 
The video game model for mindset, engagement and perseverance

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Q&A and application collaborations

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch at the new Portola Dining Commons

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Wednesday

July 12
Memory, Narratives and Neuroplasticity

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Small group discussion of assigned readings

8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Promoting patterning for memory encoding/Maximizing successful memory links

10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

Coffee break

10:25 AM - 11:30 AM

Narrative power and neuroplasticity/Q&A and small group topic special collaboration and feedback

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Narrative power and neuroplasticity/Q&A and applications collaborations

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch at the new Portola Dining Commons

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Thursday

July 13
Building the Environment for Memory and Cognition

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Small group discussion of assigned reading

8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Durable neural networks of memory

10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

Coffee break

10:25 AM- 11:45 AM

Mistakes, multisensory memory

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Q&A and application collaborations

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch at the new Portola Dining Commons

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Friday

July 14
Maximizing Students' Highest Potential

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Small group discussions of assigned readings

8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Changing needs for executive functions/The developing prefrontal cortex

10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

Coffee break

10:25 AM - 11:30 AM

Executive functions across the curriculum

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Future: In Neuroscience and in your goals

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.