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Brain Based Learning

Brain Based Learning

This course will explore the benefits of brain-based learning in the classroom. Brain-based learning is a paradigm of learning which focuses on a child’s learning and learning outcomes from the point of view of the brain. This course will explore specific strategies which are based on how the human brain develops and learns.

Target Audience:- Teachers/ Principals/SNAS and Support Staff

Primary Topics of discussion:- 

  • How the brain works.
  • How children take in information.
  • Modalities of learning.
  • Brain development and learning.
  • Implementing brain based learning in the classroom

Participants will:- 

  • Explore the benefits of brain based learning.
  • Differentiate between the different modalities of learning
  • Explore specific techniques to implement brain-based learning in the classroom

Facilitator: Nicola Culloty - Fullcircle CBT

Nicola Culloty is a primary school teacher with twenty years experience working with parents and children. As Home School Community Liaison she formed an authentic and lasting partnership with parents.

Nicola completed a Masters in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and is currently practising as a CBT therapist. She is very experienced on the impact of trauma on both adults and children and is proficient in the techniques used to overcome and assist those living with mental health issues.

Nicola has facilitated parenting groups and worked closely with parents of children who have experienced trauma in her roles as teacher, therapist and HSCL.

Nicola provides training in the area of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for teachers and school staff. She also provides parenting support to parents of both young children and adolescents.

Course Properties

Course Date 14-10-2021 6:30 pm
Course End Date 14-10-2021 7:30 pm
Capacity 45
Available place 23
Individual Price Free
Speaker Nicola Culloty
Select Hours 1
Location Online
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  • 1st Floor,
  • Marshal House,
  • Dooradoyle Road,
  • Limerick
  • V94 HAC4

Limerick Education Centre

  • 061 585060
  • info@lec.ie

Office Hours

Mon – Fri
8:30am – 5 pm
Weekend Closed

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