All inquiries should be directed to veronicayan[at]

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Research Opportunities

I welcome current undergraduates of UT Austin to apply to work with me as research assistants.

Speaking Engagements and Workshops

Example Workshops & Talks

  • Identities and Mindsets that Motivate Student Learning
  • The Science of Successful Learning
  • Forgetting What We Know: Re-conceiving Performance Support as Performance Learning
  • Tutoring to Make Learning Stick
  • The Peculiarities of Optimizing Memory: Online and Hybrid Course Development
  • You Have to Forget to Learn, and other Counter-intuitive Advice

Audiences have included students, middle school and high school teachers, college professors, non-profit education organizations, and researchers. For inquiries about various professional development workshops for instructors and students, please contact Veronica Yan, veronicayan[at]