Syntheses from across fields ranging from cognitive and social psychology, the learning sciences, human development and the neurosciences are converging around transformational conceptions of what supports robust learning. In this free webinar, 2021 McGraw Prize winner Carol D. Lee, Professor Emeritus in the School of Education and Social Policy and in Learning Sciences and African-American Studies at Northwestern University, discusses how these ideas challenge the assumptions that undergird the ways we design schooling environments to support learning.
For more than three decades, the McGraw Prize in Education has recognized outstanding individuals deeply committed to harnessing innovation in education to improve the lives of learners worldwide.
This webinar is one in a series presented by Catalyst @ Penn GSE featuring winners of the Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize for Education. Together, Catalyst and the McGraw Prize are advancing innovation in education through a growing array of programming. This live virtual event will be recorded.