E06: Ecological Psychology and Education: A conversation with Dr. Laura Shaw and Dr. Andrew D. Wilson
Dr. Andrew D. Wilson and Dr. Laura Flores Shaw join Dr. Matt Bateman to discuss ecological psychology as a framework for education.
Dr. Andrew D. Wilson is an Ecological psychologist, who studies "the perceptual control of action, with a special interest in learning." You can find him on Twitter @PsychScientists, or check out his blog.
Dr. Laura Flores Shaw is an Assistant Professor at John Hopkins University's School of Education. You can find her on Twitter, @lflorshaw.
Dr. Matt Bateman
Dr. Matt Bateman earned his Ph.D. in Philosophy in 2012 from the University of Pennsylvania. He taught and continued his research at Franklin and Marshall College in the Department of Psychology, on topics ranging from neuroscience to evolutionary theory to philosophy, before joining the LePort Schools as Director of Curriculum and Pedagogy in 2014.
In 2016, Dr. Matt Bateman became a founding member of Higher Ground Education. He is now Vice President of Pedagogy for Higher Ground and the Executive Director of Montessorium.
E07: Higher Ground Education Q&A: A conversation with Matt Bateman, Ray Girn, and Joel Mendes
Written by Dr. Matt Bateman on December 7, 2021
E03: Industrial Literacy: A conversation with Jason Crawford
Dr. Matt Bateman interviews Jason Crawford (@jasoncrawford), founder of the non-profit organization The Roots of Progress (@rootsofprogress), about industrial literacy and the pedagogy of progress.
E04: Pedagogy of the Arts: A conversation with Fawaz Al-Matrouk
Film director Fawaz Al-Matrouk joins us this week to discuss his recent work with Higher Ground in art education for middle and high school students—which includes film, acting, sculpture, drawing, and more.
E05: The Good Life for Adults: A conversation with Anna Gat
Dr. Matt Bateman discusses lifelong learning and communities of curiosity with Interintellect founder Anna Gát.