12 Brain/mind Learning Principles in Action
Teach for the Development of Higher Order Thinking and Executive FunctionBook - 2016
Higher-order skills such as critical thinking, planning, decision-making and persistence are the key to success for today's students. With its novel approach to teaching and learning, 12 Brain/Mind Learning Principles in Action has been the go-to resource for thousands of teachers in leading their students to greater confidence and achievement.Now in an expanded third edition, Caine et al. offer three practical approaches to instruction--direct, problem or project-based learning, and the guided experience approach--while providing common-sense strategies to turn theory into effective classroom teaching. Features of the new edition includeMore strategies to deeply engage students and build foundational learning skills Guidance on peer-based professional development through Process Learning Circles Reflective questions and checklists for assessing progress Updated, real-life examples that illustrate brain-compatible learning in action
Bridge research to practice through these innovative strategies to create a school environment where students and faculty learn and thrive.