April 2018

ALSET Completes First Course on Learning Science for Working Adults

On April 19, the Institute for the Application of Learning Science and Educational Technology (ALSET) celebrated the completion of ALS1010CP – Learning to Learn Better, its first course on learning science for working adults. The course attracted over 80 participants, suggesting considerable demand for formal instruction in the basic principles of how we learn, choose,… Read more ALSET Completes First Course on Learning Science for Working Adults

ALSET Updates Website to Reflect Progress in AY2017/2018

As we come to the close of AY2017/2018, we are pleased to announce several significant updates to the ALSET website. These updates reflect continued growth in our research capabilities and showcase new programs that we launched over the past semester. One major addition to our website is a searchable directory of all the researchers who… Read more ALSET Updates Website to Reflect Progress in AY2017/2018

NUS Students Leverage Learning Science to Supercharge their Studies

To meet the growing rigors of undergraduate life, students at the National University of Singapore (NUS) are increasingly turning to techniques from learning science to optimize their studies and improve their academic performance. Many are now enrolling in Learning to Learn Better (LTLB), a new course that examines recent research and longstanding wisdom from the… Read more NUS Students Leverage Learning Science to Supercharge their Studies