Janeth Franklin is adjunct faculty at Glendale Community Collegein Phoenix,AZ in Child and Family Studies while pursuing an Ed.D in Higher Education and Adult Learning from Walden University. She has been an educator for 27 years in public education in elementary and special education. She has studied with Dr. Pat Wolfe, Dr. Mary Helen Immordino- Yang and Eric Jensen learning about bridging the gap between neuroscience and education. Every year she meets with Dr. Pat Wolfe and her “Brainy Bunch” which is a group of more than 30 educators from USA and Canada who meet to study and learn the latest neuroscience from neuroscientists. Among the neuroscientists she has studied with are Dr. Helen Norville, Dr. Robert Nelson, Dr. Robert Sylwester, Dr. Jeffery Schwartz, Dr. Jay Giedd, and Dr. Charles Nelson. She attends Learning and the Brain Conferences and the Johns Hopkins Brain Summit among others every year to keep up on the most recent research on MBE Science. She is a member of the International Mind, Brain and Education Society, Learning and the Brain Society and the New York Academy of Sciences. Her passion as an educational neuromessenger is sharing the newest information about Mind, Brain and Education Science to instructors, staff and students so they will be informed of best teaching and learning practices through the science of how the human brain learns to promote student success.
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neuroscience, neurobiology, psychology, neurology, education, learning, memory, synaptic plasticity