On Monday 27 November BrainCanDo and its Founder, Julia Harrington, featured in the Daily Mail in an article entitled ‘Tell children the benefits of learning rather than reward results, parents urged’.
Join BrainCanDo on Thursday 12 October at Queen Anne’s to hear Professor John Stein’s ‘Wobbles, Warbles, and Fish – the neural basis of Dyslexia’ talk.
Yesterday was an exciting day for multiple Queen Anne’s students as they visited Reading University’s research centre. This is all part of opting in to our BrainCanDo research project investigating the dynamics of pupil interactions and the spread of motivation through peer groups.
Queen Anne’s, BrainCanDo and Colleagues from Goldsmiths, University of London, featured in The Times on Saturday following the findings of a research project started at Queen Anne’s.
Queen Anne’s and its educational neuroscience project, BrainCanDo featured in Absolutely Education in its Hong Kong and UK editions.
Queen Anne’s wins the 2016 TES Independent Schools Award for ‘outstanding post-16 innovative provision’ for The Space which was designed to fulfil the philosophy behind its BrainCanDo educational neuroscience project.
On Sunday 17 April 2016, Queen Anne’s and the BrainCanDo programme featured prominently in The Sunday Times.
The benefits of active music – playing a musical instrument or singing – and seeing the positive results of practice have been shown to have a link to academic performance and could have implications for future teaching interventions. Results from a new research project indicate that there is a chain of relationships that connect academic […]
An article, written by Queen Anne’s Headmistress, Mrs Julia Harrington, features in the Independent School Parent Magazine. The article, “How the Teenage Brain Behaves”, focuses on the BrainCanDo research that the school is undertaking alongside Goldsmiths and Oxford Universities, helping teenage pupils understand why they feel and behave the way they do. Click here to […]
At the start of the Trinity Term, we were delighted to welcome ITV Meridian to Queen Anne’s to film a short news piece with our pupils, following our articles in The Sunday Times. The news piece focused on how our teaching staff use music within lessons to effectively harness the girls’ knowledge, in order to […]