Science of Adolescent Learning: How Body and Brain Development Affect Student Learning

This webinar aims to help the public understand the changes in their bodies and brains that adolescents face and how… Read More »


The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain

This webinar, hosted by Alliance for Excellent Education, will feature recent scientific developments on the teenage brain. Latest research shows… Read More »


Games for Change Festival 2018

The Games for Change (G4C) 15th annual festival will highlight the groundbreaking work that has been done in the G4C… Read More »

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Twitter Chat on the Brain in Education #BrainEdchat

Join Hal Roberts, author, speaker and consultant at Hal Roberts Consulting to discuss the book Brain Rules by John Medina, a developmental… Read More »

This article, written from a teacher’s perspective, explores the idea that increasing student achievement may lie in teachers awareness of… Read More »


Positive Youth Development Institute

The Positive Youth Development Institute (PYDI) is a 2-day professional development conference that provides cutting-edge research and practical strategies to:… Read More »

This post can help you make a list of what you want from edtech digital tools that will best suit… Read More »

Report, Research

The Influence of Teaching Beyond Standardized Test Scores: Engagement, Mindsets, and Agency

This report was sponsored by the Raikes Foundation. It is a follow-up to “Teaching Adolescents to Become Learners – the… Read More »

Originally posted on Jobs for the Future Failing and under-resourced schools, neighborhoods beset by street violence, lack of job opportunity,… Read More »

Originally posted on Education Week on September 22, 2015 For many years, I secretly worked on my research. I say… Read More »

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