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