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Learning Myths And Realities From Brain Science : NPR Ed : NPR
Take this great and simple quiz to see what you know about learning facts vs. myths
21apples  gwg  learning  brain  neuroscience  quiz 
april 2017 by arvind
‘Brain-hostile’ education: how schools are failing adolescents - The Washington ...
When people talk about making sure that curriculum is “developmentally appropriate,” they are often talking about the work young children are given to do at school. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  book  brain  gwg  learning  research  Delicious 
september 2016 by arvind
Fun and (Brain) Games | Harvard Graduate School of Education
We know that social-emotional learning (SEL) works best when it’s happening across the school day and encouraged in every setting. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  brain  games  gwg  Delicious 
september 2016 by arvind
Why Identity and Emotion are Central To Motivating the Teen Brain | MindShift | ...
For years, common experience and studies have prescribed that humans learn best in their earliest years of life - when the brain is developing at its fastest. Recently, though, research has suggested that the period of optimal learning extends well into adolescence. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  brain  education  gwg  teens  Delicious 
january 2016 by arvind
Secrets of the teenage brain: a psychologist's guide for teachers | Teacher Netw...
Teenagers think differently to grownups - they are more likely to take risks, be sleepy, misread emotions, give in to peer-pressure and lack self-control. Thanks to advances in technology, we have been able to peer inside the teenage brain and see more clearly how it works. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  brain  education  gwg  research  science  sleep  teens  Delicious 
december 2015 by arvind
Dr. JoAnn Deak talks about memory and how it works
I spent some more time today listening to Dr. Deak talk about memory and how it works.
Main takeaways:

Memory should be used sparingly because it is exhausting to the brain and an artificial pract ...
21apples  brain  education  joanndeak  learning  lecture  research  Delicious 
january 2011 by arvind
Dr. JoAnn Deak's talk on girls brains and learning - my notes
This is the second time I have heard JoAnn Deak speak, and she was wonderful again. I work at a girls school so she talked to us specifically about girls brains and how they work. Much of her talk co ...
21apples  brain  braindevelopment  education  learning  Delicious 
january 2011 by arvind
Separating Fact and Fiction in Brain-Based Learning from Edutopia
via This is a nice summary of current research on brains and learning. I found the part about girls and boys brains important. There are so many books on this topic right ...
21apples  boys  brain  braindevelopment  education  girls  information  research  resource  study  Delicious 
december 2010 by arvind
The Myth of Multitasking
article in The New Atlantic that talks about how multitasking doesn't work
multitasking  article  productivity  psychology  brain  learning  culture  education  21apples  Delicious 
november 2009 by arvind
Brain Development in a Hyper-Tech World
interesting summary article on brain development and kids using technology
facebook  brain  development  21apples  research  education  teens  students  parents  guide  article  Delicious 
october 2009 by arvind

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