SP Toolkit

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Web Resources for School Psychology Graduate Students

Myths and Questionable Practices

• Visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learners—Are they? Listen to this NPR report. And read this report published by the American Federation of Teachers.

• Brain Based Learning: More Fiction than Fact, Daniel T. Willingham

Learning Styles Debunked: There is No Evidence Supporting Auditory and Visual Learning, Psychologists Say. Major new report published this month in Psychological Science in the Public Interest, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.

• Does your brain need a workout? See critical report on Brain Gym

The go-to site regarding questionable medical and educational products and practices is www.Quackwatch.org described as