Dr Megan Sumeracki (formerly Smith) is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Rhode Island College, Providence.

Megan is a cognitive psychological scientists and Co-Founder of the hugely popular Learning Scientists website, with her colleague Dr Yana Weinstein. She joins me for an in depth chat about her career path into cognitive psychology, education research and 6 evidence-based learning strategies that aim to support students in developing effective study techniques.


To find out more about the Learning Scientist visit: http://www.learningscientists.org/

You can download posters that outline each of the learning strategies here.

Once you have finished listening to Megan’s podcast, visit the Learning Scientists’ podcast here.


Since recording the podcast Megan has married. You can follow Megan on Twitter using the handle: @DrSumeracki and the Learning Scientists at: @AceThatTest

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