The fields of neuroscience and psychology have improved the available research about how the brain works and ways to improve student learning outcomes through the use of scientifically backed research. Below are links to information, activities, tips and more to help YOU and your student take advantage of some of the many “shortcuts” to successful thinking.
Stanford University’s brain based math site: YOUCUBED.ORG
NPR’s report: The Truth about the Left Brain Right Brain Relationship
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