New website: Managing stress to improve learning
Date posted: November 26, 2012
Managing stress to improve learning. (Website)
Lenore Balliro, project director. Boston, MA: New England Literacy Resource Centre, 2012.
This website contains the resources of a project that explores the use of mind-body approaches and expressive arts to reduce stress and promote learning. Includes background information on how chronic stress, adverse life conditions and traumas affect the brain and learning, as well as lesson plans and practical teaching suggestions.
If this topic interests you, contact the libraryfor more resources on the effect of stress on learning, and mind-body techniques and arts-based approaches to enhance learning.