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Myth: You can’t teach an old dog new tricks

https://www.mentalhealth.org.nz/home/myths?stage=Stage It’s been said that old dogs rarely have difficulty in learning new tricks, they just have to convince themselves that it’s worth the effort!…

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Peer Support – Learning to Grow Together

Peer learning involves a new role for the students who facilitate the learning of other students. The role of the peer facilitator, which is focused…

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Forgetfulness – it is a feature not a bug ( Don’t you feel better now ? )

https://www.thriveglobal.com/stories/10396-neuroscience-says-there-s-a-huge-upside-to-being-forgetful If you were stuck remembering everything about everything, like some kind of King Midas of the mind, it would be harder to adapt to…

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Risk-taking teenagers may be better at learning

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/risk-taking-teenagers-may-be-better-at-learning-study-finds-a6892651.html The study, published in The Journal of Research on Adolescence, found that subjects who played with other adolescents watching them took more risks early…

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