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Allison Posey


Allison Posey is a curriculum and design specialist at CAST, the Center for Applied Special Technology. Before her work at CAST, she was a life science teacher in middle school, high school, and community college settings, teaching genetics, anatomy, physiology, biology, neuroscience, and psychology. Posey received a degree in Mind, Brain, and Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is the author of Engage the Brain: How to Design for Learning That Taps into the Power of Emotion.


Instructional Strategies
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Instructional Strategies
Leveraging Neuroscience in Lesson Design
Allison Posey
2 years ago

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The Brain and Learning (Print Book)

By Allison Posey


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