Students In Poverty - Raise Test Scores With Brin Based Learning and teaching Strategies

About Eric Jensen

 

Eric Jensen

If your students come from poverty, you have unique learning, social and behavior challenges.

We know the human brain is just as vulnerable to negative factors as it is receptive to positive factors.

Your school can become a “Blue Ribbon” success story... and I'd like to show you how.


 

Academic Background

Eric Jensen completed a Bachelor’s degree in English at San Diego State University with Distinction. He is currently completing his PhD. in Human Development from Fielding Graduate University. He has published 10 journal articles and written 26 books.

Experience in Teaching

Eric Jensen has classroom experience teaching reading and study skills. Most of his experience is at the middle school level, but he has also taught demonstration classes at the elementary and senior high school level. Additionally, he has taught for three universities as an adjunct professor in both education and business.

Clients

Jensen’s list of clients includes schools in 10 countries, a dozen Fortune 500 Countries and presentations in 40 states as well as three branches of the military. Jensen was the original Training Director and Lead Facilitator at SuperCamp, now known as Quantum Learning. He was the MetWest's Master trainer in Australia and the Master Trainer with the Hong Kong Brain-based Initiative.

Vision and Organizational Skills

Jensen co-founded SuperCamp (Quantum Learning), Turning Point, The Brain Store, The Learning Brain EXPO and Jensen Learning Corporation.

Expertise and Strengths

Eric Jensen is a member of the prestigious invitation-only Society for Neuroscience and the New York Academy of Science. He was named to Who’s Who of the World and voted an Outstanding Young Man of America. Jensen is one of the leading translators of educational neuroscience in the world.

Honors

1983: Outstanding Young Man of America Selection
1995: Selected for Who's Who Worldwide
1998-present: Member, New York Academy of Sciences
1999: San Diego Book Award for best "How-to" book "The Great Memory Book with Karen Markowitz
2000 San Diego Book Award for best "How-to" book "Different Brains, Different Learners"

Publications

Jensen, E. (1996) "Brain-Compatible Learning” International Alliance for Learning, Summer 1996, Vol. 3 #2. IAL, Encinitas, CA.
Jensen, E. (1998) “How Julie's Brain Learns” Educational Leadership, Vol. 56, No.3, Pgs. 41-45, November, ASCD. Alexandria, VA.
Jensen, E. (2000) “Brain-Based Learning—A Reality Check” Educational Leadership April, Vol.57, No.7, Pgs. 76-79, ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2000) “Moving with the Brain in Mind” Educational Leadership November, Vol. 58, No.3, Pgs. 34-38, ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2001) "Fragile Brains" Educational Leadership, November 2001, Vol. 59, No. 3, Pgs. 32-36 ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2001) “The Science of Arts” Principal Leadership, November, Vol. 2, No. 3, pgs. 10-16. NASSP, Reston, VA
Jensen, E. (2003) “How Julie’s Brain Learns” Cable in the Classroom, March. Pgs. 14-17.
Jensen, E. (2006) “The Social Context of Learning” (2006) In: The Praeger Handbook of Learning and the Brain, Sheryl Feinstein, ed. pgs. 452-456. Praeger, Westport, CN.
Jensen, E. (2006) “Do Anything Better” (2006) O (Oprah) Magazine. Nov. Pg.117-118. New York, NY.
Jensen, E. (2008) “A Fresh Look at Brain-Based Education” Phi Delta Kappan Magazine, February, Volume 89 • Number 6, pgs. 408-417.
2007 “Exploring Exceptional Brains” in: The Brain and Learning (intro by Kurt Fischer). Pgs 385-404. Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Imprint. San Francisco, CA


Books, CD, DVDs


1979 You Can Succeed. Barron's Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1988, 1995, 1998, 2008 SuperTeaching. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1991, 1996 Student Success Secrets Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1994 The Little Book of Big Motivation Ballantine/Fawcett Books, NY
1994 The Learning Brain Turning Point Publishing, Del Mar, CA
1995, 2007 2nd ed. Brain-Based Learning & Teaching (Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1996 Completing the Puzzle Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1996 Bs and As in 30 Days Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1996 Bright Brain (Video Enrichment Program) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1997, 2007 (2nd ed.) Introduction to Brain-Compatible Learning Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1997 , 2004, 2nd ed., Brain-compatible Strategies Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 Trainer’s Bonanza Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 Sizzle & Substance Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 (revised, 2005) Teaching With The Brain in Mind Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA
1999 The Great Memory Book (with Karen Markowitz) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Music with the Brain in Mind, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Learning with the Body in Mind, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Different Brains, Different Learners, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2001 Learning Smarter (with Mike Dabney) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2001 Arts with the Brain in Mind, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA
2002 A New View of AD/HD. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2002 Environments for Learning. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2003 Tools for Engagement. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2005 Top Tunes. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2006 “7 Discoveries from Brain Research” (DVD) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2006 Enriching the Brain. Jossey-Bass/Wiley, San Francisco, CA
2008 Fierce Teaching. Corwin Press. Thousand Oaks, CA
2009 Enriching the Brains of Poverty DVD: Jensen Learning, San Diego, CA
2009 (in Press) Enriching the Students of Poverty Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA

Jensen’s books have been translated into 15 languages in countries including Lithuania, Mexico, Australia, China, Brazil, England, Indonesia, Sweden, South Africa, Poland, Germany and Spain.

You can purchase most of them on our site from Amazon.

 

“Teaching with Poverty in Mind”

An amazing, highly practical, research-based 4-Day Event

 

Now You Can Get Success with Kids From Poverty. Read Carefully to Find Out How You Can Now Get Access to a Highly Engaging, World-Class Staff Developer Who Blends Cutting- Edge Research, with School-Tested Strategies that Every Staff Can Use Immediately!

 

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I will offer this program only twice in 2010, both in San Antonio, Texas. Give your staff the whole school year to take advantage of this startling research. Give them the time to implement the practical strategies. Get trained by the original, brain-based trainer who is making a difference in the lives of thousands.

Teaching with Poverty in Mind -
June 13-16, 2012 in San Antonio, TX
June 20-23, 2012 in Jacksonville, FL
June 25-28, 2012 in Charlotte, NC
July 18-21, 2012 in San Antonio, TX

ONLY $575

Reserve- Poverty Teaching Workshop

 

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You can now get the research and powerful strategies together in an amazing, exciting, highly engaging, classroom- practical, research-based, 4-day “Teaching with Poverty in Mind” event. The amazing success-builder workshop is a one-of-a-kind opportunity.

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If you want me to come out to your school, please contact my wife Diane to get dates, program details and costs. She is at diane@jlcbrain.com

I hope to see you in San Antonio.

To Your Success,
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Eric Jensen,
President, Jensen Learning

 

Teaching with Poverty in Mind:
June 26-29, 2013, San Antonio, TX
July 8-11, 2013, Charlotte, NC
July 15-18, 2013, San Antonio, TX

ONLY $575

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