A re-installed post (and link) to the latest addition to YouTube. It’s on the power of language and its effective use in presenting and training.
Here are a couple of links to the transcripts of podcasts that relate to the left brain/right brain discussion. These are from the ABC Science unit.
And here is a link to a podcast with John Sweller in which he talks about the perils of PowerPoint.
This myth has been around for decades. While believing this might encourage people to strive to develop their potential – that’s a good thing, by the way – it does not make the statement true.
We use 100% of our brain. It’s just that we aren’t consciously aware of most of what it’s doing. For more, see the article in the Educationalist menu.