Category

Bret Peterson

Brain Evolution: Expanding Our Minds

The irony of the theory of evolution is that evolution’s spectacular success in creating complex biological systems was historically the reason that this theory was so difficult to accept. It is difficult to imagine how a random sequence of miscues,… Continue Reading →

The Evolution of Language

What is the link between language and learning? While exploring these issues, fundamental questions arise that have far-reaching effects for the classroom and beyond. The most fundamental mechanism by which humans share information is language, but does language fall into… Continue Reading →

Century of the Brain

As one learns more about neuroscience and those who study it, there is almost a sense of Greek tragedy — an element of hubris is always lurking about. What bravado to study something so complex and so …well … incomprehensible!… Continue Reading →

Reading, Writing, Arithmetic… and Neuroscience?

Education in the United States today is undergoing major reforms, and voices are calling for a return to the fundamentals: reading, writing, and…neuroscience? Dr. Bret Peterson explores how students can enjoy learning about the brain. At first blush, teaching kids… Continue Reading →

© 2019 Brain Connection — Powered by BRAINHQ

Brain Fitness News
This is a monthly electronic newsletter that provides information about brain fitness and cognitive issues. Please complete the form and we will keep you up to date with the latest information, solutions and tips.