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Brain Myths in Education: Making Sense of Fact vs Fiction

Posted on 30 April 2013

In this webinar, Dr. Bill Jenkins and Dr. Martha Burns help us sort fact from fiction. Here are some of the things we learned:

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Prevent regression during the school holidays

Posted on 20 November 2012

The summer holidays offer a well-deserved break after a long, hard academic year. It’s a time to relax and enjoy family life. However, during...

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How can Fast ForWord complement speech therapy?

Posted on 25 September 2012

Dr Martha Burns, Speech Pathologist and Neuroscientist, discusses how Fast ForWord cognitive training can complement speech therapy interventions.

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Neuroscience-based programs – what are they?

Posted on 24 August 2012

How can we enhance attention and engagement? How can we develop reading fluency? How can we improve working memory?

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Dyslexia and the brain: research shows that reading ability can be improved

Posted on 30 July 2012

Article summary and video: This article published by Cornell University summarises the research of Elise Temple, who showed with FMRI that brain activation patterns...

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Diet & learning – 3 things children need for good brain development

Posted on 17 July 2012

Watch this 4 minute video interview and learn which foods are really important for brain development, how we may be excluding them from our...

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Auditory processing and reading: the link

Posted on 10 July 2012

How are listening and reading linked? Researchers have asked this question more and more over the past decade. Read on to see what they’ve...

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Should children with ADHD be medicated?

Posted on 1 June 2012

In this 2 minute video interview Dr Martha Burns, Speech Pathologist and Neuroscientist, discusses: – Why a parent may or may not decide to...

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Three top tips for parents

Posted on 15 May 2012

Video interview (2 mins): Dr Martha Burns, Speech Pathologist and Neuroscientist, shares her top 3 tips for parents to optimise learning and language development.

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Is the rate of autism increasing?

Posted on 14 May 2012

Is the rate of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) actually increasing? Dr Martha Burns explains in this video interview.