Three FUN Summer Activities to Transform the Next School Year
First of all, summer should be fun, so the three programs we talk about in this blog ARE fun. At the same time, they have the power to transform your child’s learning skills so the next school year has a better chance of fulfilling your and your child’s aspirations.
Cognitive Literacy Solutions Demos
Six dynamic demos of our remarkable Cognitive Literacy Solutions. Enjoy!
Four Practical Ways to Bring Neuroscience to the Classroom
In this webinar, we review four brainy ways to supercharge the learning process. All four use solid neuroscience to impact learning where it happens – in our students’ brains. All four are evidence-based and supported by research. We discuss BrainWare SAFARI cognitive training software, Mindprint cognitive assessment, SkateKids cognitively based reading program and BrainsON! professional development.
Cognitive Skills 101
This webinar will provide an introduction to the cognitive skills most important in learning. It is designed for participants with little or no training in the field of cognition and learning and can also be a useful review for those with some training on how the brain works and learning research.
Emphasize the “Learning” in “Extended Learning Time”
There seem to be a lot of people talking about extending the school day lately. On the pro side of the argument are those who believe that our students’ ability
Executive Functions and Reading Comprehension (blog)
There are varied opinions among education and neuroscience researchers regarding how many executive functions are involved in human cognitive processing, but the role that executive functions play in reading comprehension
Empirical Validation of an On-line Literacy Program using DIBELS for Title I Students-Naglieri
This first empirical examination of SkateKids suggest that the program appears to be an effective method for improving DIBELS Oral Reading Fluency scores for Title I students and, importantly, that the more children played the game the greater their improvement.