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Andrew Watson, EdM, MA

Interests: Professional Development; Psychology; Neuroscience; K-12

Andrew began his classroom life as a high-school English teacher in 1988, and has been working in or near schools ever since. In 2008, Andrew began exploring the practical application of psychology and neuroscience in his classroom. In 2011, he earned his M. Ed. from the “Mind, Brain, Education” program at Harvard University. As President of “Translate the Brain,” Andrew now works with teachers, students, administrators, and parents to make learning easier and teaching more effective. He has presented at schools and workshops across the country, and traveled internationally to Europe, Asia, and Africa.

Andrew’s Book– Learning Begins: The Science of Working Memory and Attention for the Classroom Teacher–is available on Amazon.


Check out his articles.


We are proud of the diverse expertise and passion for education that our contributing team, past and present, offers our readers.

Past Contributors:


Maya Bialik, EdM

Bailey-Gilreath, MA

Theresa Cheng, EdM

Lindsay Clements, EdM

Rina Deshpande, EdM


Rose Hendricks

Gabriella Hirsch, EdM

Ian Kelleher, PhD

Kevin Kent, EdM


Myra Laldin, EdM

Suzanne Lettrick, EdM


Scott MacClintic, EdM

Austin Matte, EdM


Kathryn Mills, PhD


LaJoi Royston, EdM

Stephanie Fine Sasse, EdM

Jonathan Scheff, EdM

Glenn Whitman, MALS