The Resource The teaching brain : an evolutionary trait at the heart of education, Vanessa Rodriguez with Michelle Fitzpatrick, (electronic resource)

The teaching brain : an evolutionary trait at the heart of education, Vanessa Rodriguez with Michelle Fitzpatrick, (electronic resource)

Label
The teaching brain : an evolutionary trait at the heart of education
Title
The teaching brain
Title remainder
an evolutionary trait at the heart of education
Statement of responsibility
Vanessa Rodriguez with Michelle Fitzpatrick
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is at work in the mind of a five-year-old explaining the game of tag to a new friend? What is going on in the head of a thirty-five-year-old parent showing a first-grader how to button a coat? And what exactly is happening in the brain of a sixty-five-year-old professor discussing statistics with a room full of graduate students?While research about the nature and science of learning abounds, shockingly few insights into how and why humans teach have emerged<U+0151>until now. Countering the dated yet widely held presumption that teaching is simply the transfer of knowledge from one person to ano
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rodriguez, Vanessa
Dewey number
370.15/23
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1060
LC item number
.R635 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fitzpatrick, Michelle
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Learning, Psychology of
  • Cognitive learning
  • Teachers
  • Teaching
  • EDUCATION / Educational Psychology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience
  • EDUCATION / Essays
  • EDUCATION / Organizations & Institutions
  • EDUCATION / Reference
Label
The teaching brain : an evolutionary trait at the heart of education, Vanessa Rodriguez with Michelle Fitzpatrick, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D03B7192-658D-4262-AB54-0DEBB9728EA6
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Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; 1 the theories that have led us astray; 2 cookie-cutter solutions and other missteps of education reform; 3 understanding the learning brain; 4 why do we need teachers?; 5 teaching as a system of ski l ls; 6 becoming an expert teacher; 7 developing the teaching brain; 8 your teaching brain; 9 the teaching brain and next steps for education reform; appendix a; appendix b; appendix c; acknowledgments; notes; index; about the authors
Control code
ocn894789924
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620970225
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D03B7192-658D-4262-AB54-0DEBB9728EA6
System control number
(OCoLC)894789924
Label
The teaching brain : an evolutionary trait at the heart of education, Vanessa Rodriguez with Michelle Fitzpatrick, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D03B7192-658D-4262-AB54-0DEBB9728EA6
Publication
Copyright
Note
This ia an OverDrive title
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; 1 the theories that have led us astray; 2 cookie-cutter solutions and other missteps of education reform; 3 understanding the learning brain; 4 why do we need teachers?; 5 teaching as a system of ski l ls; 6 becoming an expert teacher; 7 developing the teaching brain; 8 your teaching brain; 9 the teaching brain and next steps for education reform; appendix a; appendix b; appendix c; acknowledgments; notes; index; about the authors
Control code
ocn894789924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620970225
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D03B7192-658D-4262-AB54-0DEBB9728EA6
System control number
(OCoLC)894789924

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