Students Learning In After School Programs

How can Students Get Control Over Distractions

How can Students Get Control Over Distractions Without intervention, attention problems, with or without an official ADD diagnosis, continue into adulthood with huge negative consequences in all aspects of life. The good news is there are research proven approaches that develop necessary control over the focus of attention required in school, work, home and community. Read more about How can Students Get Control Over Distractions[…]

5 Mistakes Parents Make When Their Child is Struggling in School

In my many years of dealing with schools and establishing eligibility for Independent Education Plan (IEP) services, some things have become evident and should be discussed.  First let me say teachers are dedicated to the well-being and success of our students. This is true across all districts. However, the funding schools get is finite and Read more about 5 Mistakes Parents Make When Their Child is Struggling in School[…]

Brain Training for Adults 50 yrs and Older in Encinitas

Nourish Your Brain with Life-long Lessons for Brain Healthy Living The human brain is incredible! But, all too often we neglect to take care of it. Learn how to nourish your brain from experts at Encinitas Learning Center, who teach this interactive and rejuvenating class that helps sharpen memory skills, problem solving, processing information quickly, Read more about Brain Training for Adults 50 yrs and Older in Encinitas[…]

Cognitive Training Vs. Tutoring

Tutoring vs Cognitive Training

Cognitive skills training and tutoring are very different solutions for very different problems: Teaching and tutoring provide information. Cognitive training strengthens the skills the brain uses to grasp that information. This is why families of students with an underlying cognitive weakness can find themselves using tutors year after year.  For children with weak skills, the Read more about Tutoring vs Cognitive Training[…]

music and brain training

Does Music have any Impact on Brain Training?

In a word, yes.  Music can impact brains in at least three ways.  First, from a sensory neural point of view, that is the beat that pairs with our circadian rhythms naturally calms, arouses, or just makes us feel safe in the familiarity of the sounds.  This helps autistic youngsters survive sensori-overload, sound patterns that Read more about Does Music have any Impact on Brain Training?[…]

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