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Stress and Poverty - How to Undo Their Toxic Effects on Learning


Date: May 23 2016
Length: 60 minutes
Presenter: Martha S. Burns, Ph.D.
Stress and Poverty - How to Undo Their Toxic Effects on Learning
Author: 82
Body:

Picture one student's face now. Can you tell what's going on in his/her brain? What stress is doing to his/her learning? New research is showing the impact of stress and poverty on the brain - and best of all - what can be done to reverse these effects. There's more going on "behind the scenes" with your students than you may realize. Join us to gain a better understanding of how to make a difference in their learning at the classroom, school and district levels.

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3 Things All Struggling Readers' Brains Have in Common


Date: Jun 13 2016
Length: 60 minutes
Presenter: Martha S. Burns, Ph.D.
3 Things All Struggling Readers' Brains Have in Common
Author: 3
Body:

Take a moment to recap the year, especially focusing on your students who struggled most: Was it those receiving special ed? English language learners? Title 1? Did they all make at least 1 year of progress in reading? If not, this webinar is for you. Research is showing what’s happening in the brains of these students and what has the greatest impact on their future learning. You can make more than one year of reading growth per school year with all students. How do you do this? Join Dr. Martha Burns, Ph.D., for one hour to find out.

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