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Talks and lively discussions with Sarah-Jayne Blakemore and Paul Bloom

Bold Blog - June 18, 2019 3462

Illustration by Shamanthi Rajasingham

The History of the Future of the 'Learning Engineer'

Hack Education - July 12, 2019 3261

A couple of years ago, MIT released a report titled “Online Education: A Catalyst for Higher Education Reforms.” Among its recommendations were to “support the expanding profession of the ‘learning engineer’” – a person who possesses “knowledge base in the learning sciences, familiarity with modern education technology, and an understanding of and practice with design principles,” but who also has a deep background in a specific academic discipline.