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    • Learning How to Learn

    • How to Succeed in School Without Spending All Your Time Studying; A Guide for Kids and Teens
    • By: Barbara Oakley PhD, Terrence Sejnowski PhD, Alistair McConville
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 5 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Drs. Barbara Oakley and Terrence Sejnowski's popular Online course Learning How to Learn, has enrolled more than 1.8 million students. In this much needed follow-up to A Mind for Numbers, the authors teach kids and teens how to learn effectively at a time when they most need these skills. Learning How to Learn teaches them about the importance of both focused concentration and letting their minds wander, how the brain makes connections between different pieces of information, why procrastination is the enemy of problem solving, and much more.

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Mindshift

    • Break Through Obstacles to Learning and Discover Your Hidden Potential
    • By: Barbara Oakley PhD
    • Narrated by: Barbara Oakley PhD
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 158
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 159

    Mindshift reveals how we can overcome stereotypes and preconceived ideas about what is possible for us to learn and become. At a time when we are constantly being asked to retrain and reinvent ourselves to adapt to new technologies and changing industries, this book shows us how we can uncover and develop talents we didn't realize we had - no matter what our age or background.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Learning by anecdote

    • By Mark B. on 08-11-17

    Regular price: $28.00