For Educators

Drawing of Light-Up Neuron
Electrical circuits and neurons have a lot in common. Show your students how neurons send messages in this hands-on activity.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
New neuroscience discoveries are happening every day. Help your students learn how to spot trustworthy science in a news article.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
The holidays are an excuse to enjoy your favorite treats! But what happens to your brain when you over-indulge?
  • BrainFacts/SfN
In this webinar, we will explain how to utilize Core Concepts and teaching resources to assist you in the classroom.
  • British Neurosience Association/SfN
  • 8 min
Electrical circuits and neurons have a lot in common. Show your students how neurons send messages in this hands-on activity.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Dive below the surface of the brain and enjoy this song about the hippocampus.
  • Morphonix
  • 4 min
A catchy tune and a brain map make learning the parts of the brain easier for younger students.
  • Morphonix
  • 4 min
What happens in the brain of someone who has smoked pot?
  • Scientific American
PhD comics asks: can the way the brain folds determine how you think?
  • PHD Comics
  • 3 min
Learn how the human brain evolved in this fun cartoon story.
  • Scientific American
The blood-brain barrier is your brain's first line of defense against toxins and pathogens. But it can also make treating brain illnesses complicated.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 3 min
What is the benefit of pruning the brain?
  • Scholastic
In this lesson Scholastics passes along the knowledge that understanding how your brain works can help explain why you behave like you do.
  • Scholastic

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.