#lrnchat Feb. 23: The Mind, Body and Learning

“Over the past decade, in study after study in animals and people, exercise has been shown to improve the ability to learn and remember. But the specifics of that process have remained hazy. Is it better to exercise before you learn something new? What about during? And should the exercise be vigorous or gentle?”

– New York Times: Article ‘How Exercise Can Help Us Learn’, Aug. 7, 2013 written by GRETCHEN REYNOLDS

Join us February 13, 8:30-9:30 pm ET for #Lrnchat as we The Mind, Body and Learning

Pre-read:

Brain activity after a 20 minute walk – via @scienceporn
Mental Practice Makes Perfect – via PsyBlog
How Exercise Can Help Us Learn – via NY Times