This very interesting article, found on Lifehack.org, addresses the patterns of our brain – Namely, how easily it is deceived. As I read it, though, it took on different meaning from my point of reference. The ways that our brains attempt to make meaning of the world around us, both socially and cognitively, are an important basis for learning. Understanding those patterns of thinking and behavior is a critical part of being an effective teacher and learner.
Your Brain is Not Your Friend – Or is it?