Podcast And Video Presentations

Sugar Crash is an Irish documentary about the dangers of excess sugar consumption. Watch the video    Click here to listen to podcast How is the brain affected by amnesia?  Interview on Limerick Today‬ Listen to podcast Interview on Kildare Today show about how the signs of dementia can show in people as early as their … Continue reading Podcast And Video Presentations

What neuroscience can teach us about teaching

Recent brain research shows that different circuits are called upon in the brain for different activities such as math, music and reading. In addition, learning and practicing particular skills can cause corresponding areas in the brain to grow or change by adding a tiny fraction of the brain’s neural circuitry and eliminating old ones. Imaging technologies are helping map … Continue reading What neuroscience can teach us about teaching

Dyslexia rules KO

In my previous neuroeducation post, I briefly outlined the latest scientific research which shows that learning actually changes the shape of the brain, allowing specific areas in the brain to grow or change and how most importantly this brain growth can be accelerated to improve learning and memory using certain approaches to teaching. Neuroeducation also encompasses the study … Continue reading Dyslexia rules KO

How learning changes the shape of your brain

 Neuroeducation – the brain science of learning – is an interdisciplinary field that combines neuroscience, psychology, education theory and practice, and machine learning algorithms to create improved teaching methods and curricula. The latest scientific research shows that learning actually changes the shape of the brain, allowing specific areas in the brain to grow or change and – … Continue reading How learning changes the shape of your brain