Understanding the brain to improve teaching and learning
Using the latest research, this video explains, in a jargon-free and accessible way, how the brain learns, why some students find learning difficult and how you can further improve their learning by understanding key brain functions.
The video looks at the learning process and includes sections on common learning myths, case studies, and why the most effective classroom methods really work.
This resource has activity sessions, making this a valuable resource for staff training and professional development.
The pack includes
DVD 1: Brain Basics
DVD 2: Higher Order Thinking
A CD with supporting documents and activities
After studying this video you will understand:
the learning process
why some students find learning difficult, and forget so easily.
why some topics are harder than others.
why some commonly accepted views about learning are myths
With this new knowledge you will be able to find effective ways to improve learning.
DVD version £249.00 +VAT
Network edition £429.00 +VAT
The Evidence-Based Teacher's Top Ten Methods
Mediamerge have worked with Mike Bell and Geoff Petty to create a DVD about the top ten most effective teaching methods.
Mike Bell is an experienced teacher who uses evidence based teaching methods in his own classroom as well as leading training days on the subject.
Geoff Petty is author of Evidence Based Teaching - A practical approach and has led Evidence-Based training sessions for over ten years.
Mike Bell and Geoff Petty explain the methods, and there are over 20 clips showing the methods being used by ordinary teachers in real classrooms filmed by Mediamerge.
What is the purpose of this DVD?
The purpose of this DVD is to give you the top ten teaching methods as revealed by the research.
In this video resource you firstly get an explanation of the teaching methods, then see some professionally filmed clips of ordinary teachers using the methods in real lessons.
What methods are used and how do we know they are reliable?
We have used a number of sources to bring you ten of the most effective teaching methods.
The only methods that have been included are supported by dozens of pieces of research and drawing on half a million experiments.
DVD version £199.00 +VAT
Network edition £399.00 +VAT
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