For Educators

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These puzzles, quizzes, challenges, and interactive activities are a fun way to learn about neuroscience while staying at home.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Learn about the importance of introducing children to science at an early age.
  • Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC)
Learn more about the ever-changing brains of teenagers.
  • Edutopia
What if exam grades could be boosted just with a confidence exercise before the exam?
  • Science News
What if schools completely did away with standardized testing?
  • Education Week
Schools can use neuroscience research to optimize their environments to match the best ways for students to learn.
  • Edutopia
Use electric fish as a way to help students understand genetics and the development of new characteristics in different species. .
  • BioInteractive
Learn about the benefits of water play for young children.
  • NPR
Many techniques used by elementary school teachers can be applicable to middle and high school teachers as well.
  • Edutopia
It’s time to head back to school! Discover resources to make neuroscience fun and engaging.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Using this worksheet, test your students’ comprehension of the body’s response to environmental changes from Chapter 10 of The Brain Facts Book.
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Looking for new ways/ To teach kids about the brain/ Try neuro haikus
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Neuroscientist Jamie Hanson encourages scientists to look at people and situations that fall outside so-called societal norms.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.