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About the Program
Cognitive skills are the foundation for learning. They are the mental processes that
enable our brains to take in, understand, organize, store and retrieve information.
Every individual has cognitive strengths and weaknesses.
Following the training, participants will be able to:
Explain what cognitive skills are and how they relate to learning
Discuss the importance of identifying each individual student’s cognitive strengths
Identify effective tools to assess and develop cognitive skills
Articulate the value for individual students of cognitive assessments and training
About the Presenter
Betsy Hill is a neuro-educator and President of BrainWare Learning Company. She has
studied the application of neuroscience to teaching and learning with Dr. Patricia
Wolfe and other experts and works with educators, clinicians and corporate trainers
on using neuroscience research to address some of the most perplexing problems in
education, including closing the gap for historically underperforming students. She
addressed issues of college and career preparedness as a trustee and board chair at
Chicago State University. She holds a master of Arts in Teaching and an MBA from
Northwestern University, and teaches strategy at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
and the University of Illinois Chicago.
Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.