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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

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  • 04.29.15

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    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.
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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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Susan Collins

  • Jane Alonso
  • Claire Barnard
  • Michael Bopp
  • William Card
  • William Clarkson
  • James Dohoney
  • Ann Fisher
  • Eileen Fisher
  • Bonnie Heald
  • Jennifer Hemingway
  • Paul Howard
  • David Hunter
  • Rena Johnson
  • Laura Pyzik
  • Alec Rogers
  • Michael Russell
  • Heather Smith
  • Shannon Smith
  • Kirk Walder

    Olympia Snowe

  • Jane Calderwood
  • Weston Coulam
  • Jay Cummings
  • Catherine Finley
  • Thomas Geier
  • Jennifer Griffith
  • Fred Hartman
  • Erik Heilman
  • Carolyn Holmes
  • Kathleen Kerrigan
  • Ray Krncevic
  • Alec Vachon
  • Greg Wach
  • Susan Walden
  • Ginny Worrest
  • House

    Thomas Allen

  • Danielle Allen
  • James Bradley
  • Jolene Chonko
  • Janice Cooper
  • Shawna Friedman
  • James Keena
  • Susan Lexer
  • Matthew Nelson
  • Todd Stein
  • Catherine Turner
  • Allison Vogt

    John Baldacci

  • Ashley Martinage

    Michael Michaud

  • Michael Brownlie
  • Peter Chandler
  • Ed Gilman
  • Adam Greenlaw
  • Matt Robison
  • David Weiss


  • 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.