Learning, Technology & Innovation




Prof. Sanjay Sarma

Author, Educator, Managing Director at IoTask LLC

Sanjay Sarma is the Fred Fort Flowers (1941) and Daniel Fort Flowers (1941) Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT and the VP of Open learning. He co-founded the Auto-ID Center at MIT, which is considered to be the origin of the Internet of Things industry and where he developed many of the key technologies behind the EPC suite of RFID standards used worldwide.

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THE READING LIST

GRASP

The Science Transforming How We Learn

by Sanjay Sarma with Luke Yoquinto


Published by Doubleday
Hardcover | $28.95Aug 18, 2020 | 352 Pages | 6-1/8 x 9-1/4 | ISBN 9780385541824

A groundbreaking look at the science of learning: how it works both in the mind and in the classroom, which teaching techniques are most effective, and how schools should (and absolutely should not) use instructional technology. This is an essential resource for teachers. . . READ MORE →


“Compelling…Delightful as well as convincing in its plea that educators place learning over winnowing and access over exclusivity.”


Kirkus (starred review)

“A remarkable book, both lively and scholarly. I strongly recommend it for anyone interested in the history of ideas about learning and who is interested in improving teaching and learning.”


Henry L. Roediger, III, coauthor of Make it Stick

“An amazing book… The authors provide an overview of the neural and cognitive processes that support learning…They make a convincing case that students have an amazing capacity to learn.”


Robert A. Bjork, Distinguished Research Professor of Psychology, UCLA

THE INVERSION FACTOR

How to Thrive in the Iot Economy

by Linda Bernardi, Sanjay Sarma, and Kenneth Traub


Published by The MIT Press
Hardcover:$29.95 | ISBN: 9780262037273 240 pp. | 6 in x 9 in | October 2017Paperback:$17.95 | ISBN: 9780262535984 240 pp. | 6 in x 9 in | September 2018

Why companies need to move away from a “product first” orientation to pursuing innovation based on customer need...

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