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Author Jensen, Eric, 1950-
Title Brain-based learning : the new paradigm of teaching / Eric Jensen.
Publ Info Thousand Oaks, CA. : Corwin Press, c2008.
Edition 2nd ed.


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Description xvi, 266 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subject Learning, Psychology of.
Teaching -- Psychological aspects.
Contents Part 1. What is brain-based learning? ; How your student's brain learns ; Brain dominance in learning ; Rhythms of the brain -- Part 2. Physiological effects on learning. Biological differences in learning ; The impact of physical movement on the brain ; Stress and threat - Part 3. Sensory contributions to learning. The role of sight in learning ; The role of touch in learning ; The role of taste in learning ; The roles of smell and acoustics in learning ; The role of emotions in learning -- Part 4. Neuroscientific perspective on teaching and learning. Teacher communication ; The nonconscious learning climate ; Motivation and rewards ; Attention and survival value ; Teaching how to think ; Memory and creating patterns of meaning ; Meaning making -- Part 5. Brain-compatible classrooms. Enriching the brain ; Curriculum with a brain-compatible classroom ; Assessment with the brain in mind ; Brain-based reform.
Note Previously published under title: Brain-based learning & teaching.
Bibliog Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-258) and index.
Add'l Name Jensen, Eric, 1950- Brain-based learning & teaching.
ISBN 9781412962551 (cloth : acid-free paper)
1412962552 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9781412962568 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
1412962560 (pbk. : acid-free paper)