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Teach Brain-Based Decision Making

Teach your students how the brain works when it has to make a decision about how to behave. When we understand ourselves better, why we act the way we do, we can actually create plans to behave better. With help from a teacher, understanding of the brain, strategies ready to go, students can make much better choices – even impulsively. The Biology of Behavior: Incoming signals from the senses let ...

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brain based adult learning

Andragogy, Pedagogy and Brain Based Learning

It has been a joy to learn about andragogy – teaching adults in contrast to pedagogy – teaching children. There are similarities between the two age-related groups and significant differences. Brain-based learning has also intrigued me for some time. Actually, anything about the brain captivates my attention. Much about brain-based approaches to learning is rightfully aimed at children. When I am ...

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Guiding Principles

Guiding Principles

Guiding Principles for Brain-Based Education. Seven initial principles are proposed for discussion and it is hoped that more will be added over time. Brain-based learning means understanding these principles.

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