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Now you see it : how the brain science of attention will transform the way we live, work, and learn

Author: Cathy N Davidson
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documents a 2003 experiment at Duke University where the author had free iPods issued to the freshman class to see how the device could be used academically, in a report that reveals other technological ideas that are revolutionizing education.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cathy N Davidson
ISBN: 9780670022823 0670022829
OCLC Number: 682892567
Description: viii, 342 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: I'll count: you take care of the gorilla --
pt. 1. Distraction and difference: the keys to attention and the changing brain : Learning from the distraction experts ; Learning ourselves --
pt. 2. The kids are all right : Project classroom makeover ; How we measure ; The epic win --
pt. 3. Work in the future : The changing workplace ; The changing worker --
pt. 4. The brain you change yourself : You, too, can program your VCR (and probably should) --
Conclusion: Now you see it --
Appendix. Twenty-first-century literacies: a checklist.
Responsibility: Cathy N. Davidson.
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Documents a 2003 experiment at Duke University where the author had free iPods issued to the freshman class to see how the device could be used academically, in a report that reveals other technological ideas that are revolutionizing education.

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