Using Neuroscience to Impact Education
Many parents and teachers find themselves dealing with children who struggle to learn in the classroom. While there are some modern-day factors that impact learning, such as technology, social media and diet, it is also important that educators and parents continue to update their methods and techniques based on research. Whether you enroll in neuroscience training or conduct some basic online research, you’ll find that understanding the brain better can, in turn, make you a more effective teacher.
Improve Listening Skills
Listening is not a natural ability, but a learned skill. Children who often struggle to follow directions or keep their facts straight may need to train the part of their brain the takes in and processes auditory information. Listening games and exercises that require the student to hear, hold on to and repeat information can help develop this area. Audiobooks are an easy and … Read more