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Neuroscientists have a lot to say about how kids learn and about the most important factors to support student success. In this section you can find out more about the research on child brain development and its impact on education.

  • Self-Regulation: Calm, Alert, and Learning

    Dr. Stuart Shanker was the keynote speaker at our conference in November 2010 and his research on self-regulation is compelling. Every parent and teacher who heard him speak recognized he was onto something very important.