Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Title of course:  Neuroscience and the Classroom: Making Connections

Neuroscience and the Classroom: Making Connections

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Ekman's test of facial recognition
An assessment tool developed by Paul Ekman and Wallace Friesen in the 1970s to measure recognition of emotions based on facial expressions.
executive function (also referred to as executive capacities)
A term describing cognitive resources available or abilities for planning, organizing, carrying out, and evaluating goal-directed behavior.

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