A complete study of the brain and how it learns includes an understanding of brain function, anatomy, and stages of cognitive development. Knowing how the brain processes information allows educators to make informed instructional decisions to help learners construct knowledge, acquire skills, and develop thinking processes by utilizing the functions of the brain.
Based on your readings of Topic 1 resources, create an annotated list of things every educator should know about the brain. Include 10 statements/brain facts followed by a 50-100 word analysis of how each statement/fact affects brain development or learning. Provide at least one scholarly resource for each statement.