Engaging the Brain

learningThis is an excellent graphic about why teaching must be multi-sensory; the more paths the brain uses to process information, the more students will absorb and retain. Going beyond just auditory and visual stimuli and adding a tactile or kinesthetic element will make a learning experience even more powerful. This is something I strive to do every time I work with students, and it is often my main focus in coaching my student-teachers as well. 

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