Lifelong Learning

How Teachers Can Motivate Students of Any Age

How Teachers Can Motivate Students of Any Age

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

How can teachers promote the intrinsic benefits of learning in school systems that depend on grades as a way to measure progress?

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Is It Ever Too Late to Learn Music?

Is It Ever Too Late to Learn Music?

| January 22, 2012 | 2 Comments

By NPR Staff They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. But can you teach an old guitarist new licks? How about an old nonguitarist — not even a musician? Gary Marcus isn’t that old. He’s actually in his early 40s, and he’s a professor of psychology at NYU and an expert on […]

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