09 Jan The Neurobiology of the teen brain – Paula Prentis
Curious about how the brain works? This presentation will outline brain development and will focus on specific brain structures relevant to student success in and out of the classroom. Brain regions discussed cover the safe self, the emotional self, the social self and the cognitive self. When you understand how brains develop, your can tap into more areas to strengthen students’ overall self-concepts. You’ll feel empowered with information and skills to help students focus and manage their developing selves.