Researchers dig deep to understand how we learn
Broadcast: Midmorning, 09/09/2010, 9:06 a.m.
As schools across the country convened for the year, a New York Times story surveyed the recent research into how we learn and retain new information. The findings could change how teachers reach students effectively.
- Henry "Roddy" Roediger, III: James McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Psychology at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.
- Sashank Varma: Professor in the department of educational psychology at the University of Minnesota.
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- About Roediger
- About Varma