How Humans Learn

How Humans Learn

The cti PODCAST How Humans Learn PUBLISHED: Jul 3, 2020 CATEGORIES: TCTI In This Episode. Join us for an exciting announcement and an interview with John Eyler, Ph.D., author of How Humans Learn: The Science and Stories Behind Effective College Teaching.  Wishing...
Why Action Bias Leads to Poor Decisions

Why Action Bias Leads to Poor Decisions

smarterer podcast Why Action Bias Leads to Poor Decisions PUBLISHED: Jan 21, 2020 CATEGORIES: Smarterer In This Episode. Objectively speaking, the decision to take an action or not take an action should be unbiased relative to the evidence at hand, but that’s just not...
It IS a Conspiracy

It IS a Conspiracy

smarterer podcast It IS a Conspiracy PUBLISHED: Jan 8, 2020 CATEGORIES: Smarterer In This Episode. If you’ve “never seen a commie drink a glass of water” like you’ll hear in Dr. Strangelove, then you’ll also appreciate this discussion of the vast role that small-“c”...
Does Higher Education Improve Critical Thinking?

Does Higher Education Improve Critical Thinking?

The cti PODCAST Does Higher Education Improve Critical Thinking? PUBLISHED: Jan 7, 2020 CATEGORIES: TCTI In This Episode. Steve and Dave delve into recent research on critical thinking growth throughout college. Learn the extent to which it is happening and why....
How Disorienting Dilemmas Provoke New Ideas

How Disorienting Dilemmas Provoke New Ideas

smarterer podcast How Disorienting Dilemmas Provoke New Ideas PUBLISHED: Dec 17, 2019 CATEGORIES: Smarterer In This Episode. “Disorienting dilemmas” are events that can’t fit in our existing paradigms or worldviews, and they force the brain to restructure its...