Engaging 'Tweens and Teens: A Brain-Compatible Approach to Reaching Middle and High School Students / Edition 1

Engaging 'Tweens and Teens: A Brain-Compatible Approach to Reaching Middle and High School Students / Edition 1

by Raleigh T. Philp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1890460494

ISBN-13: 9781890460495

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Gaina solid understanding of the basic neurobiology behind adolescent behaviors and invigorate your teaching practices using music, movement, and brain-based activities.

Overview

Gaina solid understanding of the basic neurobiology behind adolescent behaviors and invigorate your teaching practices using music, movement, and brain-based activities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781890460495
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,184,611
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
1. What We Know About the Brain and Learning: Integrating Neuroscience, Psychology, and Education
2. Mapping the Brain: New Findings in Brain Research
3. Environmental and Genetic Effects on the Developing Brain
4. The Brain During Adolescence: Making Sense of Technology, Media, Social Status, and Education
5. Making Material Meaningful: Connecting Emotions and Learning
6. Stress and the Brain-Body Connection: Restoring Balance in the Classroom
7. Managing Students’ Physiological States for Engaged Learning
8. Using Music Effectively to Enhance Learning
9. This is Your Brain On…: Understanding and Curbing Adolescent Substance Abuse
10. Drugs That Enhance Student Achievement: Good Kids Making Bad Decisions
Conclusion
References
Index

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