Nov 6, 2012
In a recent webinar, Dr. Paula Tallal discussed her original research on auditory processing, its relationship to language development, and the far-reaching effect that deficiencies in those area can have on learning.
Oct 16, 2012
Feeling burned out? Check out these tips from Dr. Martha S. Burns on how to motivate you and your brain again.
Sep 18, 2012
How important is dopamine to learning? Read more to learn about how dopamine is produced and how learning is retained in the brain.
Sep 4, 2012
Our fall webinars begin this week and include topics on how the brain learns and how to increase student achievement. Register today!
May 31, 2012
Why is it harder to learn and remember things when we’re stressed? Discover the brain physiology of stress, and find out how to calm your brain for better cognitive functioning.
May 29, 2012
The stronger the pathways in the brain, the easier it becomes for a child to learn and retain information. How will your child stay sharp over the summer?
May 17, 2012
Summary: Join us in June for two live webinars: brain health with Dr. Paul Nussbaum and the science of learning with Dr. Martha S. Burns. Register today – you don’t want to miss these sessions!
Apr 12, 2012
Does the myth of ‘practice makes perfect’ hold true? Only if that practice is done in the right way. Learn about the important role that intention and focus play in developing expertise.
Apr 10, 2012
How do morpheme awareness and working memory skills help emerging readers attain fluency? Cognitive scientist Dr. Virginia Mann breaks it down for us in “The Language and Reading Puzzle Part 2.”
Mar 20, 2012
It’s not a common topic, but executive function is something that parents should understand. The term refers to working memory, inhibitory control, cognitive flexibility, etc.—skills and qualities that help people succeed in everyday life.