Figures and Exhibits. Preface. 1 The Fixed-Brain Myth. 2 Rethinking Intelligence. 3 The Science Behind Enrichment. 4 The Malleable Brain. 5 Brains at Risk. 6 Exploring Exceptional Brains. 7 Enrichment as Educational Policy. 8 School and Classroom Solutions. 9 Early Childhood Enrichment. 10 Enriching the Future. Notes. Index. The Author.
Eric Jensen is an internationally recognized educator known for his translation of neuroscience into practical classroom applications. A former teacher, he is the author of over twenty books, including the widely acclaimed Teaching with the Brain in Mind. He is a longtime member of the Society for Neuroscience and the New York Academy of Sciences. Jensen is currently a staff developer and is completing his Ph.D. in psychology.
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