Jesse Martin Higher Education Expert

Jesse is a world leader in the integration of the science of learning into formal teaching settings. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Lethbridge and Director at The Academy for the Scholarship of Learning. Huge advocate of the science of learning, he provides people with ideas about how they can use it in their classrooms. Jesse holds a PhD in Psychology from the University of Wales, Bangor.

 
Leadership and Abstract Cognitive Enablers

Leadership and Abstract Cognitive Enablers

Writing about how to teach and learn abstract cognitive enablers has given me a realization that developing these thinking skills leads to great leadership.

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Cognitive Flexibility - What is it?

Cognitive Flexibility - What is it?

Cognitive flexibility is a subskill that lies near the heart of critical thinking.

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Learning Critical Thinking - Planning

Learning Critical Thinking - Planning

The first subskill of critical thinking is planning.

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Learning Abstract Cognitive Enablers

Learning Abstract Cognitive Enablers

Abstract cognitive enablers allow us to understand and manipulate multiple abstract concepts simultaneously.

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Homeschooling Teens

Homeschooling Teens

Most parents who choose to have their homeschooled child take a portion of their schooling in a typical school teach their children for the first six years and then send them to a typical school for the final six years.

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