Engage in intensive training on the topics of emotions, social learning, and brain development that have applications in classrooms.
Cost: $795 per person through May 26, 2023 and $895 per person after May 26, 2023
Save $100 per person when registering a group of 3 or more.
Join Us For This Virtual Summer Institute
From June 26-June 30, 2023, Learning & the Brain is offering an online Summer Institute.
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This Learning & the Brain Summer Institute will be led by Dr. Mary Helen Immordino-Yang.
This program is designed to help individuals and school teams develop the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary to responsibly apply neuroscience and cognitive science findings to the classroom to improve teaching and learning. Active participation is expected throughout this Institute.
Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, EdD, is a Professor of Education, Psychology, and Neuroscience at the Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California. Her internationally acclaimed research examines the neural and psychological bases of social emotion, self-awareness, and culture and their implications for learning, development, and schools. She is Past President of IMBES (International Mind, Brain, and Education Society) and the author of Emotions, Learning, and the Brain: Exploring the Educational Implications of Affective Neuroscience (2015).
Christina Kundrak, PhD, is a postdoctoral fellow at the USC Center for Affective Neuroscience, Development, Learning and Education (CANDLE). A former educator, she is interested in the neurobiological and psychological factors affecting student and teacher beliefs, behaviors, motivation, and learning.
Earn up to 20 hours toward professional development credit for various professionals. For details on credit offered, visit our CE credit page or call our office at 857-444-1500 x1.