Secrets of the Teenage Brain

Research-Based Strategies for Reaching and Teaching Today's Adolescents

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  • 1452274010
  • 9781412962674
  • 9781452274010
  • 9781452272702

Cutting-edge research meets brain-friendly strategies for teaching adolescents!

The revised and expanded edition of this hands-on guide helps unlock adolescent thinking and behavior by explaining the biological changes happening in the teenage brain. Organized around specific areas of adolescent development, this resource is packed with fresh instructional strategies that can be modified and adapted to various content areas. This guide offers:

  • “Secrets Revealed” sections that present compelling stories and research about the growing adolescent brain
  • Insights into the effects of technology on the brain
  • Strategies for approaching such issues as ADHD, steroid use, and aggression
  • An educator’s book club guide
  • SAGE Publications; August 2009
  • ISBN 9781452274010
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: Secrets of the Teenage Brain
  • Author: Sheryl G. Feinstein (ed.)
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452274010
  • 9781412962674
  • 9781452274010
  • 9781452272702

In The Press

"This book explains almost all of the 'headshaking' frustrations educators express about teens. Educators will enjoy discovering that there is a biological reason for the behaviors and attitudes that teens demonstrate. They will also appreciate the practical and down-to-earth suggestions to help students find school more appealing."