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Students at the Center Newsletter- May 2014

Subscribe to the Students at the Center Mailing List View the May 2014 newsletter for the latest publications, articles, tools, and… Read More »


Six Tips for Brain-based Learning: A Resource Guide for K-12 Educators

This free, 13-page resource guide by Edutopia offers practical tips for putting brain-based learning into action in K-12 classrooms, along… Read More »

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The Mysterious Workings of the Adolescent Brain: A Virtual Visit with Cognitive Scientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore delivers a lively TED talk and recorded interview. She introduces the ways the adolescent brain is different from… Read More »

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Inside the Teenage Brain: A Six-Part Television Series

This six-part series chronicles how scientists are exploring the recesses of the brain and finding some new explanations for why… Read More »


What Were They Thinking? Exploring Teenage Brain Development: A Lesson Plan for High School Students

This New York Times’ lesson plan was created to introduce students to the adolescent brain. By the end of the… Read More »


Data Use for Improved Learning

Data Use for Improved Learning provides information and strategies related to several types of assessments, including an extensive section on… Read More »

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Neuroscience & the Classroom: Making Connections

Neuroscience & the Classroom: Making Connections is an online course on the implications of neuroscience research on education. Developed by… Read More »


Students at the Center Newsletter – April 2014

View the April 2014 newsletter for the latest publications, articles, tools, and announcements from Students at the Center! Subscribe to… Read More »


Growth Mindset Assessment

Researchers from UChicago CCSR and Stanford University have created a publicly available survey designed to identify students’ academic mindsets –… Read More »


Ready for College and Career?

What will it really take to ensure more youth are prepared to thrive in the 21st century? This report finds… Read More »

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