Become a Brain-centric Instructional Designer (BcID), the highest accreditation for the Neuroscience of Learning


Knowledge is only powerful when shared. Given this, we hope that future generations of educators and scientists will stand on the shoulders of this work, and in doing so, will further perfect this approach to learning and the brain.

  • Ozioma Egwuonwu is an internationally celebrated speaker, transformational thought leader, storyteller and visionary master strategist. She is also a Certified Brain-centric Instructional Designer (BcID).

    For over a decade, Ozioma has dedicated her life’s work to supporting individual and collective progress through teaching inspired principles and strategies that ignite sustainable transformation.

    She is the Founder of BurnBright International, a transformational coaching & consulting company dedicated to helping individuals, businesses, and communities activate their full potential.

    Visit Ozioma at https://burnbright-lifeworks.com/

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  • Our Dean of Learning Sciences in Cognitive Neuroscience, Dr. Kieran O'Mahony is also the founder of the Institute for Connecting Neuroscience with Teaching and Learning (iCNtl), a Seattle-based nonprofit that provides professional development for -12 teachers with a view to improving learning outcomes.

    As a learning scientist with a focus on cognitive neuroscience, Dr. O'Mahony carried out systems research at the University of Washington College of Education LIFE Center (Learning in Informal and Formal Environments), the first NSF-funded Science of Learning Center that studied the social aspects of how children learn.

    Visit Dr. Kieran O'Mahony's K-12 work at www.neuraleducation.org

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  • Rich Carr is the founder of Carr Knowledge, Brain-centric Design, The Education Engine, and the Neuroscience of Learning Academy, providing 21st-century neural upskilling for innovative professional learning & development. An honored graduate in Mass Media and Mass Communications, Carr is also an Army veteran as well as a decorated graduate of the Department of Defense Information and Electronic Journalism Schools.

    Author of Brain-centric Design: The Surprising Neuroscience Behind Learning with Deep Understanding, Carr's meta-focus is the brain's framework of delivery for replication of the communication's intent; agnostic to age, gender, race, subject matter, or media. Jaw-dropping enterprise and local results are predictable, scalable, and psychologically safe.

    As Carr states, "It's not clever. It's science."

    Visit Rich Carr at www.CarrKnowledge.com

    Connect with Rich on LinkedIn