dr. (Bjorn) B.B. de Koning

dr. (Bjorn) B.B. de Koning
Assistant Professor Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences Department of Psychology, Education & Child Studies/Educational and Developmental Psychology
Location
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
Room
T 13-36
Telephone
+31 10 4089620
Email
b.b.dekoning@essb.eur.nl

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The main goal of my research is to investigate how children and adults construct mental representations during learning and in what ways they can best be supported or stimulated during this process.

The various domains in which I investigate this involve learning from static and dynamic visualizations, reading comprehension, mathematical word problem solving, (cultural differences in) time representation, problem solving, and (collaborative) learning in higher education.

This research is characterized by a multidisciplinary approach mainly integrating cognitive (neuro)science, educational psychology, social science and gesturing research, and covers both fundamental (e.g., unraveling learning processes) and applied (e.g…

The main goal of my research is to investigate how children and adults construct mental representations during learning and in what ways they can best be supported or stimulated during this process.

The various domains in which I investigate this involve learning from static and dynamic visualizations, reading comprehension, mathematical word problem solving, (cultural differences in) time representation, problem solving, and (collaborative) learning in higher education.

This research is characterized by a multidisciplinary approach mainly integrating cognitive (neuro)science, educational psychology, social science and gesturing research, and covers both fundamental (e.g., unraveling learning processes) and applied (e.g., interventions for improving comprehension) work.

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Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam