The Learning Renaissance

Neural State and Student Emotional Behaviour

I remember wading into quite a serious fight at school and having to separate the antagonists and make a quick assessment of their emotional states so as to decide who represented the greater threat to their own and others safety. I could have done with this table then, or perhaps before, so that I had time to digest it! I always looked for the clench of the jaw and the veins on the temple – they were a sure sign that a student had gone beyond the point where they had meaningful self-control.

An interesting neural table showing how the emotional and the neural systems interoperate…

http://www.rubyjowalker.com/resources.html

Source: RubyJoWalker.com

 

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Dazed and confused much of the time but convinced we can, as a species, do much better than this if we set our minds to being much more positive and productive towards our fellow humans.

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