The Resource Efficient learning for the poor : insights from the frontier of cognitive neuroscience, Helen Abadzi

Efficient learning for the poor : insights from the frontier of cognitive neuroscience, Helen Abadzi

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Efficient learning for the poor : insights from the frontier of cognitive neuroscience
Title
Efficient learning for the poor
Title remainder
insights from the frontier of cognitive neuroscience
Statement of responsibility
Helen Abadzi
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Large-scale efforts have been made since the 1990s to ensure that all children of the world go to school. But mere enrollment is not sufficient, students must become fluent in reading and calculation by the end of grade 2. Fluency is needed to process large amounts of text quickly and use the information for decisions that may ultimately reduce poverty. State-of-the-art brain imaging and cognitive psychology research can help formulate effective policies for improving the basic skills of low-income students. This book integrates research into applications that extend from preschool brain devel
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N$T
Dewey number
302.2/244/091724
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC161
LC item number
.A22 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Directions in development
Label
Efficient learning for the poor : insights from the frontier of cognitive neuroscience, Helen Abadzi
Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-281) and index
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  • net
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Overview; Acronyms; PART I. COGNITIVE REESEARCH ON BASIC SKILLS; Boxes; Figures; Tables; PART III. PERFORMANCE OF TEACHERS AND EDUCATIONAL SYSTEMS; I. Neuropsychology Essentials; ANNEX: COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE BASICS FOR EDUCATION; II. The Lens of Cognitive Science; Notes; References; Index
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ocm70782545
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1 online resource (xiv, 286 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781280503573
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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illustrations
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unknown
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)70782545
  • pebcs0821366882

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