Archive for the ‘neuroplasticity’ Category

Fire and wire are still a basic process of learning.  But mindfulness of the right firing is essential, too.  Read more in Your Brain Has A “Delete” Button–Here’s How To Use It at https://www.fastcompany.com/3059634/your-brain-has-a-delete-button-heres-how-to-use-it

 

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

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.

 

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

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Neuroplasticity research is one of the most exciting areas for me as an education professional.  It opens completely new opportunities and hopes for learners of all ages and backgrounds.  I love it!  Follow this link to read some information about Neuroplasticity research and its implications for the learning of languages.  Read “Neuroplasticity in the SLA Classroom: Connecting Brain Research to Language Learning” at  https://www.academia.edu/7846224/Neuroplasticity_in_the_SLA_Classroom_Connecting_Brain_Research_to_Language_Learning

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What has backward bicycling to do with language learning?  Watch and find out:

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