Wisest Learners with Wallace Panlilio and Artyom Zinchenko

Today’s guests, neuroscience educators Dr. Wallace Panlilio II and Dr. Artyom Zinchenko, are co-authors of Wisest Learners (Parent Edition): Unlock the Secrets to Your Child’s Academic Success.

We discuss:
  • What is a “Wisest Learner?”
  • Can children be taught to be a Wisest Learner?
  • How good learning habits are instilled
  • Stories of Thomas Edison and Oprah Winfrey
  • What parents need to know about the research around learning versus the practical application
  • Making children into lifelong learners versus only successful in school
  • Styles of parenting, relationships, communication that have a positive effect on child’s academics
  • Test anxiety causes and solutions
  • Managing negative emotions in parenting
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About today’s guests
Dr. Wallace Panlilio II has a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Educational Psychology, with a specialization in online learning, best learning practices, and parenting. Dr. Panlilio works with educational institutions to elevate the quality of education in the Philippines, even serving as a headmaster of an IB World School for 14 years. His colleagues look up to him as a visionary, and applaud him for his expertise and innovation in the field of education. 

Artyom Zinchenko, PhD, is an accomplished author and cognitive neuroscientist with extensive experience in the field. He earned his Doctorate in Cognitive Neuroscience from the Max Planck Institute for Cognitive Human and Brain Sciences in Leipzig, where his research focused on emotions and cognitive conflict processing. Dr. Zinchenko is now a researcher and faculty member at Ludwig-Maximilian University in Munich, where his research interests include cognition-emotion interaction and long-term memory guided attention during visual search. He uses various neurophysiological methods to support his research, such as transcranial magnetic stimulation, electroencephalography, skin-conductance, eye-tracking, and combined EEG-fMRI methodology. 

About the host
Ross Romano is a co-founder of the Be Podcast Network and CEO of September Strategies, a coaching and consulting firm that helps organizations and high-performing leaders in the K-12 education industry communicate their vision and make strategic decisions that lead to long-term success. Connect on Twitter @RossBRomano or https://www.linkedin.com/in/rossromano 

I also host Sideline Sessions, a podcast for coaches and parents of student-athletes. The show features conversations with coaches and performance experts in the NFL, NBA, NCAA, Olympics, and more. Listen here: https://bit.ly/3Rp0QGt 

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Creators and Guests

Ross Romano
Ross Romano
Co-founder of Be Podcast Network and CEO of September Strategies. Strategist, consultant, and performance coach.
Wisest Learners with Wallace Panlilio and Artyom Zinchenko