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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

    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

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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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Total Cost: $372,285.14



Senators:

ALLEN, GEORGE
Total Cost: $12,460.91
Rank: 400 (out of 638)

WARNER, JOHN WILLIAM
Total Cost: $8,295.70
Rank: 453 (out of 638)

Total spent on senators:
$20,756.61

Representatives:

BOUCHER, FREDRICK C
Total Cost: $62,917.38
Rank: 86 (out of 638)

GOODLATTE, ROBERT W
Total Cost: $51,024.65
Rank: 121 (out of 638)

MORAN, JAMES P JR
Total Cost: $43,531.49
Rank: 150 (out of 638)

BLILEY, TOM
Total Cost: $33,668.58
Rank: 190 (out of 638)

CANTOR, ERIC
Total Cost: $30,945.91
Rank: 213 (out of 638)

WOLF, FRANK R
Total Cost: $25,969.43
Rank: 248 (out of 638)

DAVIS, THOMAS M III
Total Cost: $24,564.12
Rank: 264 (out of 638)

FORBES, J RANDY
Total Cost: $16,839.92
Rank: 336 (out of 638)

DRAKE, THELMA
Total Cost: $14,723.84
Rank: 367 (out of 638)

DAVIS, JO ANN S
Total Cost: $14,423.09
Rank: 374 (out of 638)

SCHROCK, ED
Total Cost: $11,169.20
Rank: 415 (out of 638)

GOODLING, WILLIAM
Total Cost: $9,329.14
Rank: 439 (out of 638)

BATEMAN, HERBERT H
Total Cost: $6,212.22
Rank: 482 (out of 638)

SCOTT, ROBERT C BOBBY
Total Cost: $4,396.56
Rank: 510 (out of 638)

PICKETT, OWEN B
Total Cost: $1,290.00
Rank: 589 (out of 638)

GOODE, VIRGIL H. JR.
Total Cost: $523.00
Rank: 617 (out of 638)

Total spent on representatives:
$351,528.53

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.