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Lecture Overview

Why is the sky blue? Purpose. Reason. Understanding. Depth. This fun talk from Dr Jared Cooney Horvath demonstrates how varied people's experiences of the world can be, and what you really have to contend with when managing a team of separate individuals.


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Jared Cooney Horvath Visit

Jared Cooney Horvath (PhD, MEd) is an expert in the field of educational neuroscience, with a focus on translating neuroscientific principles to enhance teaching and learning practices within the classroom. Jared has conducted research and lectured at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, the University of Melbourne, and over 30 schools around Australia. Jared has published three books, over 30 research articles, and his work has been featured in numerous popular publications, including The Economist, WIRED, The New Yorker, New Scientist, and ABC’s Catalyst. Jared is a lecturer at the University of Melbourne, researcher at St. Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne, and currently serves as director of the Science of Learning Group: a team dedicated to bringing the latest in brain and behavioural researcher to teachers, students, and parents alike (


22 Total Rating(s)
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Robert Bruce Winspear
22 May 2019

Very interesting presentation

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Margaret Catherine Williams
25 Apr 2019

Fascinating the speaker was so engaging I didn't want this video to end

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Jennifer Unicomb
24 Apr 2019

This resource has been an eye opener to new concepts and I will keep an open eye to this phenomenon in my future dealings with people in general.

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Joanne Maunes
14 Apr 2019

Loved this topic and the way it was presented. Thank you.

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Treena Sanders
09 Apr 2019


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Lynne Shanahan
22 Mar 2019

Very useful and succinct as well as entertaining!

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Jessica Hancock
21 Mar 2019

Absolutely LOVED this talk! The speaker was so enthusiastic and kept my attention easily. Very interesting topic!

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Donna Douglas
20 Mar 2019

Well presented

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Nicholas Stewart Cleave
21 Feb 2019

I was gob smacked and transfixed by this man's enthusiasm and knowledge of his area of expertise. Despite 47yrs in psych. nursing, 80% of what Jared spoke about was new to me. Exciting++++

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Christine Powys
13 Feb 2019

Very interesting and well presented.

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Total Rating(s)  22
Published11 June 2018
Expires02 May 2021
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