Hello, folks! Hope you're all doing well and getting ready to start another great semester. I can tell you that I am! I apologize for not writing anything earlier this week, but I think I have the perfect excuse. I've been teaching and learning about neuroscience, psychology, and education. Here's what I did: -Went to … Continue reading Neuroscience of Learning 4 – What a week!
Speaking about the Neuroscience of Learning at the Nat Geo Learning Conference Almost two weeks ago I had the incredible honor and privilege to present at the National Geographic Learning Conference. I was invited nearly two months ago by Rosane Vidmar, whom I can't thank enough for the opportunity. That was when I realized … Continue reading Neuroscience of Learning/Language Acquisition Part 3
Neurociência da Aprendizagem_parte2 - texto em português Ok, let's go on with the learning tips from our new favorite subject: Neuroscience! It's worth stressing that the claims contained in this post have been tested all over the world and, thus, are science-based, which means they shouldn't be neglected. I do not wish to say that … Continue reading Neuroscience of Learning/Second Language Acquisition – Part 2 – Neurociência da Aprendizagem/Aquisição de Segunda Língua – Parte 2
Neurociência da Aprendizagem - texto em português Last year I traveled all the way to Israel to meet Neuroscience expert Dr. Avi Karni at the University of Haifa. The reason? Quite simple: 1) my wife was going to present at a conference there; and 2) I had heard about Dr. Karni's research on a TED talk … Continue reading Neuroscience of Learning/Language Acquisition – Neurociência da Aprendizagem/Aquisição de Segunda Língua