Special Guest Margie Meacham Talking About the Brain

Today we are joined by Margie Meacham who is an author and learning consultant and an expert in applying the latest discoveries from the converging fields of learning science and artificial intelligence to enhance learning and performance. Margie is the Chief Freedom Officer of Learningtogo and hosts a Top Ten podcast on the science of learning. The author of “Brain Matters: How to help anyone learn anything using neuroscience” believes that if you understand how the brain works you will become a better teacher, trainer, leader, spouse or parent and have more fun doing it. Today Margie and Brent talk about how the brain is affected by outside sources.

  1. Margie’s History
  2. Study of the brain
  3. Survival by the brain
  4. Strong bonds in the brain
  5. Adaptation to the world
  6. Fun?
  7. Short term vs long term memories
  8. Multi-tasking
  9. Training and the brain

Links in the chat:

https://learningtogo.info/

https://www.dominknow.com/idiodc

https://youtu.be/GLmjfJyZ-iM

https://www.amazon.com/Theory-Game-Design-Raph-Koster/dp/1449363210

https://www.amazon.com/This-Your-Brain-Music-Obsession/dp/0452288525

https://www.dominknow.com/

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/interactive-video-for-eLearning/register?utm_medium=IDIODC.com

https://www.amazon.com/Surely-Feynman-Adventures-Curious-Character/dp/0393316041

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/63933/train

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/120718

Picture: Zoltan Tasi

Special Guest – Margie Meacham Talks Neuroscience of Learning

Notes for January 24, 2018

Margie Meacham, CFO of Learningtogo brings her expertise in the science of learning to TLDCast. She will be at the TLDC18 event discussing this as well, so we got a little sneak peek of her presentation. She talked about how the brain works in learning, neuroscience, and a little idea of what she will be talking about at TLDC18.

  1. How quick your brain process speech
  2. Instinct in training
  3. Psychology becoming neuroscience
  4. Margie’s background
  5. TLDC Preview – AI Learning
  6. Artificial neurons
  7. Training an AI
  8. Chemical enhancements

Links in the Chat:

https://learningtogo.info/

https://learningtogo.info/learningtogo-blog-archive/

http://instructionalredesign.com/

https://learningtogo.info/category/podcasts/

http://mindspace.net/

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-safe-drug-to-boost-brainpower/

https://us.foursigmatic.com/

Watch the Video Replay:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/012418

Picture: Robert Wiedemann