Neuromatch Academy: Teaching Computational Neuroscience with Global Accessibility

Neuromatch Academy (NMA)

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Neuromatch Academy (NMA) designed and ran a fully online 3-week Computational Neuroscience Summer School for 1757 students with 191 teaching assistants (TAs) working in virtual inverted (or flipped) classrooms and on small group projects. Fourteen languages, active community management, and low cost allowed for an unprecedented level of inclusivity and universal accessibility.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)535-538
Number of pages4
JournalTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 2021


  • Python coding
  • accessibility
  • computational neuroscience
  • data science
  • education
  • inclusivity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology
  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience


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