• Learning > Performance > Results

    3 levels, 9 characteristics.

  • Sex! Death! Food! – and Patterns!?

    Now that should have grabbed your attention – well, your brain’s attention anyway! And if you’re unsure why…
    …then don’t miss out on a great podcast interview by Ginger Campbell with John Medina.
    Brain Rules with Dr. John Medina
    We could paraphrase things here – but our advice is simply listen and enjoy for yourself.
    John’s book (Brain Rules) [...]

  • E-brain training

    Next week on SharpBrains they’ll be publishing a full interview with Martin Buschkühl, one of the researchers who recently published findings on how motivated people engaged in mental exercise had improved problem solving ability in unrelated areas. (See The Telegraph’s article.)
    It has to be said that the findings didn’t come as any real surprise, but [...]

  • Open Science… let’s properly evaluate

    Here’s an interesting little article on games and learning in schools in the Guardian by Outer Hebridean blogger John Kirriemuir. John writes about teachers blogging “their good and bad experiences”. If this is correct, then if sufficient numbers took to the cause and blogged their results, we’d have sufficient data that backs up the need [...]