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Hungry brain wants revolution in education

I’ve been reading voraciously lately about brain research and learning.  Specifically, I’ve been re-reading as well as teaching the basic tenets of John Medina’s Brain Rules… 1,423 more words

Brain Rules

EDU 6132 Meta Reflection

I think the most important learning I received from this course was the tangible expression of H1 –  Honor student diversity and development. Many of the guiding principles of the SPU program sound great but require some unpacking. 396 more words


Module 4

As we have learned more about the mental development of youth, and engaged ideas on the foundations of development in evolutionary biology, and environment, I have become more confident in my teaching philosophy. 329 more words


How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Baby

Book Review: Brain Rules for Baby (by John Medina)

**** / *****

As a young father who has largely avoided the litany of parenting books on the market, I didn’t know what to expect from John Medina’s… 898 more words

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