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John T. Bruer

John T. Bruer is President of the James S. McDonnell Foundation.

Titles by This Author

A Science of Learning in the Classroom

Schools for Thought provides a straightforward, general introduction to cognitive research and illustrates its importance for educational change. Using classroom examples, John Bruer shows how applying cognitive research can dramatically improve students' transitions from lower-level rote skills to advanced proficiency in reading, writing, mathematics, and science.