Study Hack: Raise Intensity & Burst Focus

  Many students study with a TV or radio on in the background claiming it helps them focus. In a way this is true because the brain is not receiving enough stimulation from studying alone. Listening to music (especially classical) can occupy the left side of the brain while the right side of the brain does the analytical […]

Top 4 Brain Foods

Did you know your diet can actually make you smarter?  That’s right!  Brain function is very dependent on the food you eat.  A brain cannot work with out energy and what you put in your body affects what your mind puts out. Check out the top 4 brain foods: 1.   BEETS Memory problems are […]

Unexpected Hacks to Improve Memory

Little things make a big difference.  Here are 4 little changes you can make throughout your day to improve your memory, score better on tests, and remember where you put your darn keys! 1.   BRUSH YOUR TEETH WITH THE OTHER HAND Brushing your teeth with the wrong hand increases connections across the brain, improves gross motor […]

Memory & the Levels of Learning

Memory & the “Levels of Learning” The “Levels of Learning” are used to promote higher forms of thinking in education, such as analyzing and evaluating concepts, processes, procedures, and principles, rather than just relying on memory and remembering facts. Check out this chart of Anderson’s Levels of Learning: Step #1. Remembering or Knowledge. This is […]