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Integrated Brain and Body Exercises Enhance Cognitive Capacities

Implementation Setting: Twenty-two children (6 to 10 years old, 10 boys) participated in a 4-week program with two 45-minute computer periods and two 45-minute exercise periods each day at the Chinese National Sports University in Beijing after parents provided informed written consent consistent with University procedures. […]

By | 2018-05-07T23:54:15+00:00 May 23rd, 2012|Case Studies|1 Comment

Students in C8Kids Double Working Memory, Improve Test Scores

Commitment to Cognitive Skills Development School leaders in Bristol, Connecticut were willing to test new and innovative ideas in their quest to give all students a solid foundation in the skills they need to be successful in school.   When they learned of the opportunity to pilot C8Kids, [...]

By | 2018-05-07T23:54:15+00:00 May 22nd, 2012|Case Studies|Comments Off on Students in C8Kids Double Working Memory, Improve Test Scores

C8 Sciences Program Riveting and “Cool” for Kids in New Haven Reads

New Haven Reads was founded out of one woman’s desire for more literacy in the city of New Haven, Connecticut. In 2001, Christine Alexander started by giving away free books and later added free after-school tutoring. Today, 300-plus New Haven Reads tutors work with over 400 kids during the school [...]

By | 2018-05-07T23:54:15+00:00 November 1st, 2011|Case Studies|Comments Off on C8 Sciences Program Riveting and “Cool” for Kids in New Haven Reads