Journey to Excellence

Brain-based Learning

Definition

Brain-based learning is the informed process of using a group of practical strategies that are driven by sound principles derived from brain research. (Jensen)

Rationale

We can maximize learning by basing instruction on how the brain functions best.

Website Resources

Well-known, brain-based learning advocate Eric Jensenís website.

Some brain teasers.

Many resources for brain-based education.

Neuroscience for kids.

Photographs/dissection of the human brain.

More Brain-Based Learning Resources on CIRCLE

WARNING: Teachers are responsible to ensure that materials selected for use reflect Seventh-day Adventist philosophy.


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