The Brain & Learning Webinar

The Brain & Learning  Webinar


This course explores how the brain works and students’ learning styles and demonstrates practical ways that teachers can make every class a ‘learning to learn’ class where students have opportunities to use strategies that enable them to engage with and own their learning.

Intended Audience: Teachers (upper primary and second-level), Guidance Counsellors, Study Skills Co-ordinators, Parents.


Duration: 1hr 15mins.

Learning Outcomes
By the end of the course participants will:

understand the brain and the role the different parts play in well-being and learning - the survival brain, the stressed brain, the thinking brain, the contented brain.

engage in a range of activities to enable the learner to establish their learner profile - their preferred learning style(s) and learning conditions.

discuss the implications for learning and be familiar with a range of strategies - active and reflective - to match the learner’s innate strengths, empowering them to become more independent in their learning.



Course Properties

Course Date 29-11-2021 6:00 pm
Course End Date 29-11-2021 7:15 pm
Capacity 100
Available place 50
Individual Price Free
Speaker Fidelma Healy
Select Hours 1.5
Location Online
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