Visiting Scholars: Robert and Elizabeth Bjork
June 21, 2018, 1:00 - 2:30
Educational Sciences Room 253, 1025 West Johnson Street
Robert and Elizabeth Bjork
Department of Psychology, UCLA
Lecture 1:00 pm-2:00 pm | Reception 2:00 pm-2:30 pm
Elizabeth Bjork: Assessing Learning in Ways That Enhance Learning
Elizabeth Bjork studies the relationship between human learning and assessment, and ways to use “desirable difficulties," like testing, to enhance learning.
Robert Bjork: Does What Cognitive Scientists Have Found in the Laboratory Transfer to the Real World of Teaching and Learning?
Robert Bjork is a specialist of human memory and learning whose research focuses on the implications of the science of learning for instruction.