Brain Based Learning

In the Mathematics Classroom

What is brain based learning?

Approaches to schooling that educators believe are in accord with recent research on the brain and human learning. Advocates say the human brain is constantly searching for meaning and seeking patterns and connections. In a brain based learning environment teachers take into account student emotions, the physical learning environment, student memory systems, the importance of movement and collaboration and feedback. https://education.alberta.ca/apps/aisi/literature/pdfs/bbased_learning.pdf
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Specific Strategies to Incorporate Brain Based Learning into the Mathematics Classroom

Note: Many of the suggestions are from Teaching with the Brain in Mind by Eric Jensen