Does Your Language Influence How You Think?

09/01/2019

I believe it does, just my disclaimer. But don’t take my word for it. Read more at https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/does-your-language-influence-how-you-think/

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Brain Corner: Your Brain Sees Ambiguous Language as a Type of Illusion

25/12/2018

Did you know? Read more at https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/illusion-chasers/your-brain-sees-ambiguous-language-as-a-type-of-illusion/?fbclid=IwAR1D_cu6fqB6YbYhgcASkj1ieexl2VirCmq-6ezneo6eLqEm0uSpSz5CvCA


How you talk to your child changes their brain

26/11/2018

Excerpt:

In a study of children between the ages of 4 and 6, cognitive scientists at MIT found that such back-and-forth conversation changes the child’s brain. Specifically, it can boost the child’s brain development and language skills, as measured both by a range of tests and MRI brain scans. This was the case regardless of parental income or education.

more at https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/02/how-you-talk-to-your-child-changes-their-brain/


Trauma suffered in childhood echoes across generations, study finds

22/11/2018

Read more about the long-lasting effects of trauma to human brains at https://abcnews.go.com/Health/trauma-suffered-childhood-echoes-generations-study-finds/story?id=56426090


ESL Teachers, Remember: The Faster Your Brain Moves The More Time Off You Need

01/11/2018

Interesting brain research at https://www-inc-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.inc.com/amp/152991.html


Being bilingual alters your brain. Here’s how

03/10/2018

Have you ever considered how being bilingual affects a brain? Read more about it here: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/02/how-being-bilingual-rewires-your-brain/?utm_content=bufferf1bc7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer


What’s New in Brain-Based Teaching? Belief in brain myths and child development myths continues even among those who’ve studied psychology

27/04/2018

Read a research-based discussion at https://digest.bps.org.uk/2018/03/05/belief-in-brain-myths-and-child-development-myths-continues-even-among-those-whove-studied-psychology/


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