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March 21, 2017

What is Brain Based Learning and How Can Schools Improve it?

While we can describe brain based learning using the technical language of neuroscience, lets consider it in every day terms. We work hard to make a muscle stronger, faster, to work longer and more efficiently.
March 8, 2017

What is Critical Thinking and How Can Schools Improve it?

Critical thinking is the ability to apply reasoning and logic to new, abstract or unfamiliar ideas. If we want to think critically we need to see things in an open-minded way.
February 28, 2017

Kingsgate Learning Principle – Multiple Intelligences

Howard Gardner, of Harvard University, USA, is famous for his identification of seven distinct learning intelligences.
February 8, 2017

What is Play Based Learning and How Can Schools Improve it?

Research on brain development has proven that play shapes the structural design of the brain. We know that when we create environments that stimulate and encourage exploration of ideas and activities it assists in building and strengthening brain pathways.