Rock More Brainpower from Your Get-Together

eweber   February 13, 2016   2 Comments

After a lifetime of attending and leading conferences to get more from our brains, I see why few takeaway more. Those who benefit from get-togethers rock electrifying opportunities that remain hidden and unseen to most. How so? Here are 6 surefire ways to takeaway swag at a meet-up. 1. Greet… Read more »

How to gain more from awesome brains you lead or teach?

eweber   January 6, 2016   No Comments

To discover what most learners crave is often to awaken personal mind-bending capabilities. I like to think of it as accomplishing things never before accomplished by using parts of your brain never before used. I often ask myself, for instance – What mental abilities do they possess that have yet… Read more »

Build a Brain Based Culture on Participant Strengths

eweber   January 1, 2016   1 Comment

Few would deny that too many middle, secondary, or college students graduate without skills they need to meet demands of a modern era. And that’s if they graduate at all – which many do not! Time for a culture change?

Tis the Season to Boost Holiday Brains for Fun! (Blog Hop)

eweber   November 28, 2015   14 Comments

Simply start with newly discovered facts about the human brain, and you’ll soon ramp up fun and festivity for your holiday.

Open the personal gift of intrapersonal intelligence as your tool to tackle holiday challenges by giving and gaining far more. Offer presents like those below and find holiday miracles fit for a genius.

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Brainpowered Tools to Disagree

eweber   November 15, 2015   26 Comments

Conflict grows perilous for those who lack brainpowered tools, yet disagreement’s add linchpins of growth for those equipped with sharp mental tactics.  Watch warfare erupt in your circles and you’ll likely see 1 of 10 instigators: 1. Angry folks show few skills to tame their amygdala. 2. Stubborn people often… Read more »

Your Brain on Peace – Value for All!

eweber   November 6, 2015   No Comments

On Veterans Day and other holidays – we celebrate heroes who promote peace. We honor every precious person who laid down lives so that wellbeing stands a chance. Hopefully, we also ask, “What if robust peace plans work better than war to foster wellbeing in any conflict?” The brain builds… Read more »

Poverty or Possibilities for Urban Schools?

eweber   October 30, 2015   No Comments

It’s impossible to lead urban schools, according to popular Rochester publisher Mary Anna Towler. In her October 28th editorial Towler wrote: “The problem is that the public and community leaders expect the impossible from the school district.” Do you agree? Few dispute that Rochester’s child-poverty rates near bottom in the… Read more »

Integrated Learning at Secondary?

eweber   October 17, 2015   No Comments

Brain based learning actively applies new facts to achieve innovative initiatives across traditional disciplines. Learners apply new content to craft original products or solve real world problems – rather than memorize facts for paper-pencil tests. Yes, in spite of obstacles such as separated classes in secondary or university classes that… Read more »

Transform Sarcasm into Humor with Mental Muscle

eweber   September 15, 2015   2 Comments

Imagine a learning and leading circle not handcuffed to past sarcasms that exclude some, but freed with humor that benefits all! Build mental muscle that transforms sarcasm into humor that fosters learning and raises IQ for many! People who enjoy sarcasm defend its harsh, bitter derision as mere irony and… Read more »

Monarch Butterflies – Brain Based Tasks – Teens and Tots

eweber   August 29, 2015   No Comments

Imagine the benefits when older learners create cool learning activities for younger learners to teach the awesome wonders of monarch butterflies! Older learners retain 90% more because they teach as they learn! Younger learners gain personal attention from a teen! Teachers gain materials to create booths and centers for biology… Read more »

Student-Led Celebration of Innovation – Final Exam Alternative!

eweber   August 16, 2015   No Comments

Imagine your students raving about their final exam – because it magically transformed itself into a celebration! I’m talking about a Brain Based Celebration of Innovation. Imagine the anxiety of final exams converted into exhilarating adrenaline of student-led learning that engaged the entire community! No wonder students and parents and… Read more »