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Meris Stansbury

In today’s news, neuroscience expert and education consultant Margaret Glick reveals 4 teaching methods that will help train students’ brains to succeed with Common Core State Standards and its accompanying assessments.

Do you agree with Glick? Will CCSS require students to process differently? Is critical thinking a neuroscience issue? Be sure to leave your comments with the story, email me at, or find me @eSN_Meris on Twitter.


Meris Stansbury, Associate Editor
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How to train students’ brains for the Common Core

How to train students’ brains for the Common Core The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) ask students to perform with higher levels of cognition and application, and brain training and specific teaching methods can help students succeed with these new standards, experts say. [ Read More ]

New high school designed for, and by, students

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