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Training The Brain To Improve On New Tasks

The April 15 issue of Science Codex features an article about new neuroscience research suggesting that training the working memory “may boost performance in other problem-solving tasks by enhancing communication between different brain areas.” http://www.sciencecodex.com/training_the_brain_to_improve_on_new_tasks-110454 ___________________________________________________ KC Education Research Updates is a sister site … Continue reading

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Reasoning Training Increases Brain Connectivity Associated with High-Level Cognition

This just in from Scientific American: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/beautiful-minds/2013/03/18/reasoning-training-increases-brain-connectivity-associated-with-high-level-cognition/ ___________________________________________________ KC Education Research Updates is a sister site of the KC Education Enterprise, which covers policy news of interest to residents of 28 districts in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

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