Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. Carla Hannaford brings the latest insights from scientific research to questions that affect learners of all ages. Examining the body's role in learning, from infancy through adulthood she presents the mounting scientific evidence that movement is crucial to learning.Dr. Hannaford offers clear alternatives and remedies that people can put into practice right away to make a real difference in their ability to learn.She advocates more enlightened educational practices for homes and schools including: a more holistic view of each learner; less emphasis on rote learning; more experiential, active instruction; less labeling of learning disabilities; more physical movement; more personal expression through arts, sports and music; less prescribing of Ritalin and other drugs whose long term effects are not even known.
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Descrizione libro Great River Books, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 2nd revised expanded edition. 271 pages. 9.25x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria __0915556375
Descrizione libro Great River Books, 2007. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Now newly enlarged and updated, this groundbreaking book presents the body's role in thinking and learning in a popular readable style, thoroughly supported by scientific research. Biologist and educator Carla Hannaford tells us why we must move, and shows us how to move to fully activate our potential as learners. With over 100,000 copies sold, and translations in nine languages, Smart Moves is having a great and growing impact on learners of all ages, from the gifted to the so-called learning-disabled. Book jacket. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0915556375
Descrizione libro Great River Books, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2nd, Revised & Expanded. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0915556375
Descrizione libro Great River Books, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0915556375
Descrizione libro Great River Books, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110915556375