What if education systems were doing more and thinking differently about preparing learners to thrive in the future? Join Professor Ronald A. Beghetto of Arizona State University's Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College for conversations on improving education and the future of learning. Each episode presents colleagues, researchers, education leaders and other guests who share how they're thinking about and addressing the most pressing challenges in education.
Dr. Justin Reich - Putting Technology in the Service of Learning
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Justin Reich talk about how technology can become a catalyst towards creating student-centered learning environments. Reich shares ways he has seen educators be successful with technology, and also what makes technology most meaningful for learning.
Dr. Bryan Henderson - Brain Candy: A Treat for Active Learning
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Bryan Henderson talk about Henderson’s desire to change student learning experiences, especially in science classes, from being a passive to an active process. He has developed a free platform called “Brain Candy;” a technology that teachers can use in any content matter to engage students in the classroom.
Dr. Jo Boaler - Sharing the "Good" Math
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Jo Boaler discuss the evolution of mathematics over time, common misconceptions and assumptions. Boaler talks about how her best selling books and website youcubed.org have taught millions of teachers, parents, and students on the best practices in this subject.
Dr. Leigh Wolf - Today's Online Learning Environments
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Leigh Wolf talk about how the current pandemic situation has changed and transformed the ways we educate students through technological practices.
Dr. Punya Mishra - Designing with the Possible
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Punya Mishra talk about what learning currently is and question what it could and should be. They discuss topics related to designing systems and cultures, students’ experiences, and redesigning the experience for the learner.
Dr. Brent Maddin - Next Education Workforce
Drs. Ronald Beghetto and Brent Maddin talk about the Next Education Workforce, how it is reimagining education and how students and teachers experience learning.