Learning & Brain

How parents can help develop their child's 'Learning Strengths.'

Every child’s brain is as unique as their fingerprint. This gives them their own pattern of learning strengths. When parents and children know this pattern they can more powerfully engage in learning and discover...
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You need rest to do your best!

Sleep is one of the most important factors influencing brain functioning. Especially during adolescents, when biological changes and lifestyle factors push sleep times later and thus reduce overall sleep duration, the...
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Enhancing Student Creativity

Joanne Saville, Curriculum Leader Creative Arts, Genazzano FCJ College Published in: Nature Partner Journal - Science of Learning Community. The Two-Part Series below outlines research undertaken as part of...
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Developing deeper thinkers and creative writers in primary students

Anna Moore, Lisa Kapa, Anita Wilson, Genazzano FCJ College This is Part 1 of a three part series exploring translation of theory to practice and impact published in Nature Partner Journal SOL community. ...
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Siena Castellon

Siena Castellon is an inspirational young woman from the UK who is making a real difference in promoting understanding of neurodiversity. We asked Siena about her experiences, Neurodiversity Celebration Week and her new...
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Some Brains

Nelly Thomas performed stand-up comedy around Australia for 16 years. She now works as a speaker, author and media personality. We asked Nelly about her new book, 'Some Brains'. What is Some Brains about? NT: It is...
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Neurodiversity Hub

The Neurodiversity Hub (NDH) is about creating a co-curricular program to assist neurodiverse students to become more work-ready and increase their chances of obtaining a job and starting a career. It is also an...
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The Myth of the Normal Brain: Embracing Neurodiversity

“Neurodiversity may be every bit as crucial for the human race as biodiversity is for life in general. Who can say what form of wiring will prove best at any given moment?” Harvey Blume  'Embracing the concept...
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