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MRN, MESA "SCORE" for NM Educators
March 11, 2009
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2008 Contact: Luke Frank, Media Relations Manager 505/272-3679; cell 505/907-9525 Dolores Gonzalez, Director of External Affairs 505/925-4747; cell 505/259-9736 SCORE - Scientific Collaboration On Research in Education ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Albuquerque’s Mind Research Network (MRN) and NM MESA (New Mexico Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement) announce plans for their spring 2009 SCORE New Mexico Educator Training Series, a popular program that debuted in spring 2008. SCORE (a Scientific Collaboration on Research in Education) is a free, three-part professional development series that shares practical neuroscience and learning discoveries with New Mexico educators who can incorporate them into the classroom.
- SCORE Session I – Thursday, February 19, 6-8 p.m. Includes an MRN tour, introduction to the Mind and MESA. Presentation and discussion: Effects of Substance Abuse on the Brain
- SCORE Session II – Thursday, March 19, 6-8 p.m. Presentation and discussion: Learning Disorders
- SCORE Session III – Thursday, April 16, 6-8 p.m. Presentation and discussion: Brain-Based Learning – Fact or Fiction.