For Educators

Funny photograph of a toy brain with toy glasses resting on an open book
Encourage your students to look for neuroscience outside of science class.
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Check out the top 6 resources other teachers found helpful in 2018.
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Is seeing believing? Look at these cards and see if you can tell which is bigger.
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Students can squish, build, and light up a neuron in this hands-on activity.
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Dr. Larry Rosen shows why he believes student distratction is a function of poor metacognition, boredom, and nomophobia.
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At what age do we start stereotyping who we think of as a scientist? Use this activity to talk with your students about what a neuroscientist really looks like.
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Neuroscientists combat destructive neurological disorders and mental illnesses including Alzheimer’s disease, drug addiction, and depression through research.
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Our senses do more than tell us when something smells sweet, or feels soft — they help us interpret our environment. This presentation will help you teach students how the brain processes our senses.
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Past D.C. Brain Bee winners share their experience preparing for the competition.
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Research has shown that poverty is tied to structural differences in the brain.
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Learn more about the different strategies used for managing trauma in the classroom.
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A team of researchers have put together a few tips to make the most of your students’ brain power.
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3D Brain

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