The first book in the UK to apply new understandings about the role of the brain in learning to the classroom, this book clearly outlines what all teachers should know about how children learn. It includes advice on how to create the ideal environment for learning and how to help learners to fulfil their potential. The original classic text on the subject; now in its fourth reprint.
|Publisher:||Continuum International Publishing Group|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.34(w) x 11.64(h) x 0.28(d)|
About the Author
Alistair Smith is a leading trainer in modern learning methods and his techniques are used with startling success by thousands of teachers and parents in the UK and abroad. He is the chairperson of Alite; a company he founded to work in the field of motivation, learning and training. Alistair has written award-winning books, featured on radio and television programmes, and spoken at conferences internationally.
Table of Contents
Preface to the first edition
Introduction - What is Accelerated Learning?
Section One - The brain in learning
Section Two - Building and maintaining positive self-esteem
Section Three - Models of learning
Section Four - The Learning environment
Section Five - Accessing the information
Section Six - Twenty-one ways to improve learning
Section Seven - What to do next...
Section Eight - Resources and Glossary