The Owl Brain

The Owl Brain

In the next blog of this series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at another set of functions in the brain, which we describe as the ‘Owl Brain’, because these functions are associated more with wisdom and deliberate, conscious thought. The Owl Brain The...
Types of Memory

Types of Memory

In the third installment of our ‘How Does Learning Work?’ blog series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take at look at the different types of memory and how they affect how we recall what we learn. There are 2 main types of memory that we need to consider: ‘Working...
Attention

Attention

In the next instalment of our ‘How Does Learning Work?’ blog series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at ‘Attention’ and how it plays a part in how we learn.Before looking at learning we should look at cognition – the process of thinking. Effective...
The ‘Chimp’ Brain

The ‘Chimp’ Brain

In the next blog of this series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at what the ‘Chimp Brain’ is and how it affects us. What do we mean by ‘The Chimp Brain’ All animals need to survive and reproduce; exactly how they make sure they do this is...
Basic Psychology

Basic Psychology

In this blog series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at look at Basic Psychology when it comes to How Learning Works. Some of the neuroscience around learning. Information or ideas that are often associated with each other become linked together in the...