Teaching with the Brain in Mind

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Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1998 - Education - 133 pages
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Read the title again, and then consider: What is the point of doing your job any other way? After explaining the basics of research and theory in clear terms, this book offers precise techniques for putting those principles to work in class. The day after you read it, this book will make you more effective at commanding attention, motivating students, and helping them really remember what they learn. Produced by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD).

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User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

This book has good information, but I agree with many of the other reviews in that it does not give very many practical examples of how to apply this research in the classroom. I think How the Brain ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tasneem Zafer - Goodreads

One of my absolute favorite 2014 books. I lost my copy and had to purchase another one!! Read full review

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size content lobes and basic operations Differences between emotions and feelings Specific
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Enriched Environments and the Brain 29 The natural mechanisms of making meaning Three
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How enrichment affects the brain Two conditions for ingredients for optimal learning How to encourage
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Eric Jensen is an internationally recognized educator known for his translation of neuroscience into practical classroom applications. A former teacher, he is the author of over twenty books, including the widely acclaimed Teaching with the Brain in Mind. He is a longtime member of the Society for Neuroscience and the New York Academy of Sciences. Jensen is currently a staff developer and is completing his Ph.D. in psychology.

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