I’m beginning a multi-part series at my Education Week Teacher blog on “brain-based learning” and thought that readers might find a “The Best…” list useful. There’s a lot out there on the topic, but there also seems to be a lot of questionable resources that use that phrase. I’m hoping that readers can help me add to it.
Here are my choices for The Best Resources On “Brain-Based Learning”:
The Teacher In Development blog has a great post about brain-based research and how it relates to teaching ESL.
Edutopia has published another one of their excellent free guides. This one is titled “Six Tips for Brain-Based Learning.” All you have to do is quickly register on the site, and it’s yours….
Here’s the video of an excellent Edutopia Webinar on brain-based learning. It’s led by teacher/author/neurologist Judy Willis.
Brain-Based Learning is a great summary by Judy Willis.
Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning is also by Judy Willis. I’m adding it to the same list.
What Brain Insights Can Boost Your Student’s Classroom Success? is from Eric Jensen.
How The Memory Works In Learning is by Judy Willis.
The Single Most Important Study Fact You Will Ever Learn has some useful information, and is from Schooled For Life.
You’ll find many related resources at The Best Posts & Articles On “Motivating” Students.
The Simple Things I Do To Promote Brain-Based Learning In My Classroom is by Judy Willis.
Nine Things Educators Need to Know About the Brain is from Daily Good.
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