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Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

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American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

Recent Posts

  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

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  • 05.06.15

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    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.
  • 04.22.15

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    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.

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Rank: 198 (out of 638)

LEVIN, CARL
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Rank: 590 (out of 638)

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LEVIN, SANDER
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Rank: 34 (out of 638)

KILPATRICK, CAROLYN CHEEKS
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Rank: 115 (out of 638)

STUPAK, BART
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Rank: 122 (out of 638)

UPTON, FREDERICK STEPHEN
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Rank: 129 (out of 638)

CAMP, DAVID LEE
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Rank: 197 (out of 638)

BONIOR, DAVID
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Rank: 226 (out of 638)

HOEKSTRA, PETER
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Rank: 257 (out of 638)

DINGELL, JOHN D
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Rank: 294 (out of 638)

EHLERS, VERNON J
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MILLER, CANDICE S
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Rank: 333 (out of 638)

KNOLLENBERG, JOSEPH K
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Rank: 341 (out of 638)

ROGERS, MICHAEL J
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Rank: 406 (out of 638)

KILDEE, DALE E
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Rank: 516 (out of 638)

CONYERS, JOHN JR
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Rank: 525 (out of 638)

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Rank: 536 (out of 638)

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Rank: 579 (out of 638)

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American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

Recent Posts

  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.
  • 04.22.15

    The First Gen Movement

    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.