Perspectives on Mind, Brain and Education
How do brain regions that first appeared in fishes influence our learning today? How did primates evolve and what does it mean to have a "social brain"? What light does evolution shed on learning difficulties and disorders? How might technology influence how our brains evolve in the future? This...
To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge
Evidence, Theory and Practical Application
This book brings together contributions from scientists and educators at the forefront of interdisciplinary research efforts involving neuroscience and education. It includes consideration of what we know about brain function that may be relevant to educational areas including reading,...
Published May 30th 2012 by Routledge
Neuroscience, Education and the Brain from Contexts to Practice
Amongst educators, scientists and policy-makers there is a growing belief that the field of education can benefit from an understanding of the brain. However, attempts to bring neuroscience and education together have often been hampered by crucial differences in concepts, language and philosophy....
Published October 15th 2009 by Routledge