...an exciting and fundamentally different approach to learning that can help many children and adults with significant trouble learning to develop the basic mental skills that will enable them to permanently improve their learning. A learning institution, called Learning Technics, has developed a set of programs and activities dedicated to helping children and adults learn. Learning Technics CEO, John Heath, spells out some of the basic problems and solutions for these children though an innovative approach to learning and teaching in the book, When Bright Children Can t Learn. The book introduces parents to some of the activities that can help them diagnose the specific areas where their children s minds may struggle; and they can begin to help their children develop and improve specific mental skills that can make them successful. --Exerpts from a review by Ian Wendt
About the Author
John F. Heath is the co-founder and CEO of Learning Technics, Inc. In 1988 he sensed that the solutions to many learning problems were available they existed in scores of disciplines waiting to be assembled. 'My goal was to find these pieces, and bring them together into a step-by-step program that was highly effective and could be readily dispersed to the many individuals who struggle with learning,' Heath explains. He has been on the forefront of converting the most recent neuro-scientific research into practical applications that will permanently improve an individual s ability to learn. He has lectured from Kansas to California in public and private settings.