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Inside The Teenage Brain | FRONTLINE | PBS

Inside The Teenage Brain | FRONTLINE | PBS | Adultescent brain,  cognitive neuroscience, emotion and mindfulness | Scoop.it
FRONTLINE reports on new neuroscience research indicating that teenagers brains are stlll developing, especially in the frontal cortex. They also need more sleep than previously believed
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The Neuroanatomical Transformation of the Teenage Brain: Jill Bolte Taylor at TEDxYouth@Indianapolis

Our brain is made up of cells and every ability we have is the product of those cells. What is going on during our teenage years that accounts for the way te...
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Insight Into the Teenage Brain: Adriana Galván at TEDxYouth@Caltech

Dr. Adriana Galván is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology and Brain Research Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles, where...
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Dr Daniel Siegel, MD - We feel, therefore we learn: the neuroscience of social emotion

What is emotion, and why do we have it? Teaching and learning with the brain in mind How do our feelings impact on learning?
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Cognitive Neuroscience of Mindfulness Meditation

Google Tech Talks February, 28 2008 ABSTRACT Mindfulness meditation, one type of meditation technique, has been shown to enhance emotional awareness and psyc...

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Cognitive Neuroscience Society » Blog Archive » Understanding ...

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Breakthroughs in cognitive neuroscience: Highlighting influential research from the past 20 years. This series will explore influential papers in cognitive neuroscience, as measured by the number of times they are cited each ...
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The Neuroscience of Emotions

Google Tech Talks September 16, 2008 ABSTRACT The ability to recognize and work with different emotions is fundamental to psychological flexibility and well-...
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Observing brain activity during learning errors - ETH Life

Observing brain activity during learning errors - ETH Life | Adultescent brain,  cognitive neuroscience, emotion and mindfulness | Scoop.it
Observing brain activity during learning errors ETH Life Using imaging techniques such as functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), medical practitioners are able to measure activity in certain areas of the brain based on the blood flow in...
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Brain-based Learning Model (Neuroplasticity)

This is one part of a lesson that teaches "how to learn" based on the how the brain works. This video was created by Dr. Don Elger, Professor of Mechanical E...
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Sarah-Jayne Blakemore: The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain

Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal ...
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PBS The Secret Life of the Brain 3of5 The Teenage Brain DivX5 AC3 Newworld YouTube

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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 | Adultescent brain,  cognitive neuroscience, emotion and mindfulness | Scoop.it

Teaching students the mechanism behind how the brain operates and teaching them approaches they can use to work that mechanism more effectively helps students believe they can create a more intelligent, creative, and powerful brain. It also shows them that striving for emotional awareness and physical health is part of keeping an optimally functioning brain.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, May 30, 2013 3:30 AM

This article has some interesting suggestions for encouraging students to understand how their brain works and how they can make studying more effective.

 

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Teaching the ABCs of Attention, Balance and Compassion: Susan Kaiser Greenland at TEDxStudioCityED

Founder of the Inner Kids program, Susan Kaiser Greenland adapted adult meditation practices for kids, seeing a marked improvement in their capacity to focus...
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Amishi Jha: What the Neuroscience of Mindfulness Reveals

Talks from "Bridging the Hearts and Minds of Youth Conference 2012"

 

Dr. Jha's presentation examines if mindfulness training may be an antidote to pervasive mind-wandering. Complete Bridging Hearts & Minds of Youth conference ...
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Education Conferences, Brain Based Learning, Professional Development For Teachers

Education Conferences, Brain Based Learning, Professional Development For Teachers | Adultescent brain,  cognitive neuroscience, emotion and mindfulness | Scoop.it
Leading providers of brain based learning education conferences and professional development for teachers.
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