“The belief in learning styles is so widespread, it is considered to be common sense. Few people ever challenge this belief, which has been deeply ingrained in our educational system. Teachers are routinely told that in order to be effective educators, they must identify & cater to individual students’ learning styles; it is estimated […]

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  “It’s obvious that knowing more than one language can make certain things easier — like traveling or watching movies without subtitles. But are there other advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain? Mia Nacamulli details the three types of bilingual brains and shows how knowing more than one language keeps your brain healthy, […]

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The theory of multiple intelligences was developed by Howard Gardner, an American developmental psychologist, approximately 20 years ago. According to Gardner, we have several different types of intelligence, rather than one general type, located in different areas of the brain. This means that instead of just being math or language smart, you can be smart in different ways. He put […]

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