Wednesday, April 23, 2014

BRAIN RESEARCH & LITERACY (part 3): Interview with NYT Best Selling author, Michael Gurian




Today we have the 3rd and final part of our interview with Michael Gurian. Michael is a marriage counselor and New York Times bestselling author of 26 books.

In this addition, Michael discusses gender specific strategies for raising and educating boys. You'll hear about:
  • The Pinocchio Effect
  • Male/Female Differentiated Learning
  • Writers and Educators in 3-Family System
  • Significance of The Quest in literature
  • Whole-Brain Approach to Boys' Education







Pet Scan showing brain activity in male vs. female















Wednesday, April 9, 2014

BRAIN RESEARCH & LITERACY (part 2): Interview with NYT Best Selling author, Michael Gurian



Today we have the 2nd part of a 3-part interview with Michael Gurian. Michael is a marriage and family counselor in private practice and the New York Times bestselling author of twenty six books published in twenty one languages.


In this edition, Michael discusses:
  • the growing literacy gap between girls and boys
  • some of the more than 100 differences between male and female brains (structural, chemical, and processing)
  • significance of testosterone in brain development
Check back for Part 3.