Tag: brain

‘I’m a Scientist’ Webchat on Adolescence

10 March 2018

Despite having a degree in Psychology I don’t feel even close to fully understanding the brain, or how exactly it works and impacts on learning. As part of my quest to find out more I attended an online live chat organised by ‘I’m a Scientist’. The aim of their chats is to help all schools […]

Posted on: 10 March 2018
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Time for some ‘Brain Training’?

8 December 2016

There should always be time for our brains to have a work out. Of course, school is as good a place as any. New research on the perils of ‘brain training’ may just give us a little steer on how best to go about it. For the last decade and more, purveyors of ‘brain training’ have […]

Posted on: 8 December 2016
Posted in: Evidence
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