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The Simple Things I Do To Promote Brain-Based Learning In My Classroom

The Simple Things I Do To Promote Brain-Based Learning In My Classroom | Hudson HS Learning Commons | Scoop.it
You don't have to be a neuroscientist to promote brain-based learning in your classroom. In fact, it's really quite simple.
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Terrific artlce explaining that helping kids understand how their brains work helps build their self-confidence, and makes them more successful.

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The Psychology of Productivity: A Proven Way to Get More Done (in Less Time)

The Psychology of Productivity: A Proven Way to Get More Done (in Less Time) | Hudson HS Learning Commons | Scoop.it
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Fabulous article about why our brains resist getting things done, what we can do about it.

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What Multitasking Does To Our Brains

What Multitasking Does To Our Brains | Hudson HS Learning Commons | Scoop.it
We've all heard it hundreds of times: to work efficiently we have to single task. No multitasking. And yet, we let it slip. We end up eating lunch in front of the TV with our laptop open.
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We ALL need to multi-task less in order to accomplish more. Focused, deliberate work is the key.

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Nine Things Educators Need to Know About the Brain

Nine Things Educators Need to Know About the Brain | Hudson HS Learning Commons | Scoop.it
In an excerpt from his new book, psychologist Louis Cozolino applies the lessons of social neuroscience to the classroom.
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We should ALL know how the brain works, so we can best help our students.

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