Archive for the ‘brain based learning’ Category

Interesting stuff!  Extending my interest in neuroplasticity research.  An interesting report at http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2016/03/01/scientists-discover-how-to-download-knowledge-to-your-brain/?WT.mc_id=tmg_share_fb

I bet you may be surprised when reading this:  https://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/2016/feb/24/four-neuromyths-still-prevalent-in-schools-debunked

Can we, as adults, grow new neurons? Neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret says that we can, and she offers research and practical advice on how we can help our brains better perform neurogenesis—improving mood, increasing memory formation and preventing the decline associated with aging along the way.

 

Why we need to care to know about the adolescent brain:  https://www.edutopia.org/blog/brain-development-adolescent-growth-spurts-judy-willis

Memory Research

Posted: 06/12/2016 by broadyesl in brain based learning, research, Uncategorized

Read “The Neuroscientist Who’s Building a Better Memory for Humans”  at https://www.wired.com/2016/12/neuroscientist-whos-building-better-memory-humans/?mbid=social_twitter

My readers know that I love brain and neuroplasticity topics.  They offer so much hope! Here is one more piece:  https://www.fastcompany.com/3059634/your-most-productive-self/your-brain-has-a-delete-button-heres-how-to-use-it

Important to know when planning instruction!  https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn22446-brain-circuits-run-their-own-clocks/