Teaching Reading in Science Class: A Common Core Trend?

Oct 30, 2012 by Scott Sterling
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With the trend of non-fiction material on statewide reading assessments growing, administrators have begun asking teachers in subjects other than English Language Arts (ELA) to start incorporating more reading and writing tasks in their courses. 

Eric Jensen Links New Brain Research With Teaching in New Webinar

Oct 23, 2012 by Scott Sterling
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In a recent webinar for Scientific Learning Corporation, author Eric Jensen summarized current research about the brain and strategies that could be implemented in the classroom with all students.

How to Re-Wire your Burned-Out Brain

Oct 16, 2012 by Martha Burns, Ph.D
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Feeling burned out?  Check out these tips from Dr. Martha S. Burns on how to motivate you and your brain again.

Demystifying Executive Functions in Preschool Children

Oct 9, 2012 by Scott Sterling
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In a recent webinar, Dr. William Jenkins, a leader in the field of childhood brain development and one of the founders of Scientific Learning, presented on the importance of executive functions in the development of preschool students.

Brain-Building for Third Grade Reading Proficiency

Oct 2, 2012 by PC Munoz
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Dr. Martha Burns talks about the sobering statistics related to third grade reading proficiency and offers solutions to get struggling readers back on track.