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Learn something new - your brain will thank you

Learn something new - your brain will thank you | Workplace Learning and Development | Scoop.it
Editor's note: Gary Marcus is a cognitive psychologist and author of the book "Guitar Zero." He is the director of the New York University Center for Language And Music.
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Learning really is good for you and we now the science to prove it :)

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The transformative power of classical music

Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it -- and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.
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there is so much we can learn from music about ourselves, about leadership and about learning to learn.  Benjamin Zander is a delight to listen to as  he shares his passion for classical music while also teaching us about vision, teamwork, body language and the power of one buttock playing/work :)

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How Social Learning Bests Innovation - PsychCentral.com

How Social Learning Bests Innovation - PsychCentral.com | Workplace Learning and Development | Scoop.it
PsychCentral.com How Social Learning Bests Innovation PsychCentral.com IU cognitive scientists created a virtual problem landscape which allowed them to explore the dynamics, advantages and disadvantages of “social learning” — the act of learning...
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How Music Affects Learning Infographic

How Music Affects Learning Infographic | Workplace Learning and Development | Scoop.it
The How Music Affects Learning Infographic provides useful information on the positive benefits of music for the learning process.
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Music uses all of our brain and you don't have to be a player, listening to Music is good for your brain and good for your learning.
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How Mind-Wandering and “Positive Constructive Daydreaming” Boost Our Creativity and Social Skills

How Mind-Wandering and “Positive Constructive Daydreaming” Boost Our Creativity and Social Skills | Workplace Learning and Development | Scoop.it
The science of why fantasy and imaginative escapism are essential elements of a satisfying mental life.

Freud asserted that daydreaming i
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Making sense of our world is what learning is all about - giving our mind the time and space to wander within itself , to daydream about wh

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