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Teaching with the Brain in Mind, Revised 2nd Edition

This completely revised and updated ASCD best-seller is loaded with ideas for how to improve student achievement and create a more effective classroom by applying brain research to your teaching. Renowned author and educator Eric Jensen translates the latest scientific findings into effective instructional strategies, including: Why to start every class with opening activities that […]

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Teaching With Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids’ Brains and What Schools Can Do About It

In Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids’ Brains and What Schools Can Do About It, veteran educator and brain expert Eric Jensen takes an unflinching look at how poverty hurts children, families, and communities across the United States and demonstrates how schools can improve the academic achievement and life readiness […]

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Buying Peace of Mind

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A Collection of Some of The BestTools and Apps for Creating Mind Maps

As an organizational tool, a mind map helps students structure their information and data in a visual format that enhances retention and comprehensibility. Mind mapping is proved to boost a number of key thinking skills that include creating, synthesizing and analyzing information. Students can use them to visually brainstorm ideas on a given topic, methodically […]

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Educational Administration: Leading with Mind and Heart

Newly appointed school administrators are often confused when faced with the prospect of having to assume a leadership role in a complex organization like a school or school system. Where does one start? An effective method would be to systematically examine the vital components that make up an organization. A system of organizational diagnosis and […]

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Two Handy Google Drive Apps for Collaborative Mind Mapping

March 26, 2016Below are two very good Chrome apps you can use on Google Drive for collaborative mind mapping. Students can use them in their classroom projects to pool information, share ideas and discuss their work in real-time. The apps provide students with online whiteboards that are equipped with a number of interesting features that […]

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Synonyms- The Word Game That Gets Your Mind Racing!

SYNONYMS is the exciting new word challenge that gets your mind racing! Winner of both 2011 Creative Child Seal of Excellence and 2011 Creative Child Preferred Choice Awards, the new Synonyms board game exercises maximize brainpower in a fast-paced vocabulary building race to the finish. For ages 10+, improve your active vocabulary every time you […]

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Buying Peace of Mind

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These Are Some of The Best Mind Mapping Apps and Tools for Teachers and Students

January 18, 2016As an organizational tool, a mind map helps students structure their information and data in a visual format that enhances retention and comprehensibility. Mind mapping is proved to boost a number of key thinking skills that include creating, synthesizing and analyzing information. Students can use them to visually brainstorm ideas on a given […]

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Coggle- A Handy Google Drive Tool for Collaboratively Creating Diagrams and Mind Maps

June 29, 2015Coggle is a good Chrome app for creating mind maps. It integrates seamlessly with Google Drive and allows you to organize and share your files with your Google contacts the way you like. Coggle provides a wide variety of features that make it easy for users to create beautiful mind maps and share […]

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Fluent Mind Map- Create Beautiful Mind Maps on Your iPad

April 15, 2015Fluent Mind Map is an excellent iPad app that you can use to easily map your thoughts and generate and organize your ideas into an elegant mind map. Fluent Mind Map provides you with easy to use editor where you can add nodes, change text, make colourful nodes, zoom in and out, and […]

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