Left-Brain Right-Brain Myth

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Another misunderstanding is that differences in brain-hemispheric dominance can explain differences among learners. This is the so-called left-brain right-brain effect and it is complete nonsense.  It serves mainly to push learners into boxes and to provide an excuse for poor performance or complete avoidance of a learning task.  This myth is familiar to, and even

Learning Styles Myth

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A common misunderstanding is that students learn better when they receive instruction in their preferred learning style.  There is no sound scientific evidence to support this myth.  There are some poorly designed studies that continue to support the myth.  There is no dispute that individual learners have individual preferences (it makes them feel good) when