Brain Based Research

Brain Based Research

Thursday, June 7, 2012

  • Teachers will take a baseline assessment of their own working knowledge of the brain to be follow with a post session survey to demonstrate newly acquired knowledge
  • Teachers will document plans to improve their learning environments.

Introduction - Use Your Brains
  • Are You as Smart as you Think?  Interactive Assessment of what you know about brains?
  • Digital Brains:  Immigrants and Natives

Understanding the Digital Desires vs. Native Needs
  • Low Tech / High Importance
  • Learning Styles / Digital Natives and Multiple Intelliegences

Environments for Learning
  • Quick, low-tech improvements
    • Create your "Mindful Music: playlist
    • Stage the show - start to finish structures