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ERIC Number: EJ882397
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-May
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 15
ISSN: ISSN-1074-4762
Literacy and Neuroplasticity: Transforming Our Perspectives and Ourselves
Wilhelm, Jeffrey D.
Voices from the Middle, v17 n4 p37-40 May 2010
Wilhelm applies two of his core beliefs--that anyone can learn the next appropriate concept or process if they are provided with a meaningful situation and proper assistance, and that literacy and the kinds of texts we call literature provide a unique and powerful way of knowing and of transforming the self--to a look at how recent research on the brain can affect how we teach.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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