Professional Development

Program: Learning and the Brain

Date: Fall 2011

Amount: $2,000


Six teachers/staff members, two from each school in the district, attended conference in Boston. ¬†Focus was “Preparing for 21st Century Minds: Using Brain Research to Enhance Cognitive Skills for the Future.” This training provided new knowledge teachers will use in the classroom. ¬†Educators will also collaborate with the Department of Neuroscience¬†at UNE in the spring.