Nathan von UW – Madison gives book lecture on ‘Foundations of Embodied Learning’ on November 30th

November 23, 2021

Mitchell Nathan of UW-Madison will be delivering an online book presentation from Madison’s bookstore, A Room of One’s Own, on Tuesday, November 30th at 6pm


Nathan is Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Learning Sciences in the School of Education’s Department of Educational Psychology.

During the event, Nathan will discuss his new book, Foundations of Embodied Learning: A Paradigm for Education, with Martha Wagner Alibali, Professor of Psychology and Director of the Cognitive Development and Communication Lab at UW-Madison.

“Foundations of Embodied Learning”, a preview of the book, “promotes the learning, teaching and design of educational technologies by rethinking the learner as an integrated system of mind, body and environment.”

The preview adds that the book’s “coherent, evidence-based framework will leverage the principles of informed and embodied learning for design and their impact on curriculum, teaching, and student formative and summative assessment for scholars and PhD students in educational psychology, des Lesson designs and technology articulated ”. , Cognitive science, learning sciences and beyond. “

The event is free of charge, but registration is requested. Find out more on this A Room of One’s Own website.

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