Left and Right Brain—The Surprising Truth [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Jack Milgram, Last updated on: April 4, 2017, Link: https://custom-writing.org/blog/left-vs-right-brain Neuroscientists and psychologists all around the world have put great effort into investigating the functions and differences of the left and right brain. The existence of differences between left brain and right brain have been proven...

LIBERAL ARTS IN THE CORE OF THE COLLEGE CURRICULUM

This piece was co-authored with Norah P. Shultz, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Achievement at SDSU. More than fifty years ago, physicist-turned-novelist C.P. Snow talked about the “two cultures” of physicists and writers and the “hostility and dislike” that divided the world’s scientists...

Nurturing A World Community: The Power of the Arts

John M. Eger Zahn Professor of Creativity and Innovation is also the Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy, and Director of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU). Next month, The Ilan-Lael Foundation , an “arts education foundation...

STEM Education Is Vital–but Not at the Expense of the Humanities

Politicians trying to dump humanities education will hobble our economy [caption id="attachment_6404" align="alignleft" width="591"] Credit: Nicolas Ogonosky[/caption] Kentucky governor Matt Bevin wants students majoring in electrical engineering to receive state subsidies for their education but doesn't want to support those who study subjects such as French literature....

STEAM @ the 2017 San Diego County Fair

Summer Steam Maker Festival This one day event will move to the Arena this year on June 14 and is put on in collaboration Steam Maker Workshop. Kids get to take a free field trip to the Fair, attend the festival and explore all other educational...

High Notes: The Case for Music Education — The STEAM Channel

Students, administrators and academic researchers demonstrate the value of learning music in school as they show improvements in English and Math test scores, class attendance rates, cognitive development, self-esteem and the ability to work with others. Featured are Francisco Escobedo, the superintendent of the Chula...

Sally Ride Science @ UC San Diego – STEAM Series

EQUITY IN STEAM EDUCATION - Register Here In today's global economy, a high-quality education is no longer just a pathway to success ̶ it is a prerequisite. Because economic progress and educational achievement go hand in hand, educating every American student for success in a new...