The keynote speaker was Pooja K. Agarwal, Ph.D.
“You’ve learned about the science of learning, so now what?”
Dr. Agarwal is an expert in the field of cognitive science, passionate about bridging gaps between education and the science of learning. She has conducted research on learning in K-12 public schools for more than 15 years and she has a forthcoming book, Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning. She is an Assistant Professor at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, teaching psychological science to exceptional undergraduate musicians. Dr. Agarwal is the Founder of RetrievalPractice.org, a hub of research, resources, and teaching strategies based on the science of learning.