San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join parents, educators, administrators, future teachers and businesses for the inaugural Point in Common Educational Speaker Series.
Registration for this free event is encouraged, but not required.
Matthew Peterson, Ph.D., cofounder, chief operating officer and senior scientist at the MIND Research Institute, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature, a Bachelor of Science in Biology, and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of California, Irvine in 1996. In 2003, Peterson received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from University of California, Berkeley.
Peterson has collaborated with countless others who are leading the field of neuroscience and learning, including Dr. Marty Banks, Professor of Vision Science at University of California, Berkeley; Marian Bergeson, former Secretary of Education, Assemblywoman, and Senator in California; Dr. Edward Jones, former president of Society of Neuroscience; and more.
Peterson also authored MIND’s first textbook-software hybrid, core curriculum,
A Blueprint for the Foundation of Algebra, which was developed in response to the California Department of Education’s call for Algebra Readiness curricula and adopted in 2007 by the CDE.
For more, visit: www.mindresearch.net/about/who/leadership/#biompeterson.
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Point in Common
The mission of Point in Common is to advance ideas that stimulate and motivate actions, create excitement, and raise public investment, all to improve education in the community.
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