Brain Zone Private School
The mission of our private school is to empower every student to:
Without education, your children can never really meet the challenges they will face.”
Up to the Challenge
Our children are living in an increasingly challenging world. Brain Zone Private School is designed to give children the knowledge, skills, and resilience to meet challenges with success. Brain Zone views success as: "Accomplishing those things that lead to progress, contribution, fulfillment and joy in life".
Brain Zone implements the following elements needed for each student to achieve greater success in school and, most importantly, in life.
- 1Attention—focusing, sustaining attention, and shifting it when you need to.
- 2Impulse control—the ability to think before you do or say something.
- 3Working memory — the ability to hold and retrieve information.
- 4Planning — plan and organize to carry out actions to achieve a goal or solve a problem, and adjusting those plans if needed.
Enhancing the Five Intelligences
Intelligence isn't limited to academic intelligence. There are FIVE intelligences. Academic Intelligence can help an individual excel in school, and other similar situations. However, to excel in life, in addition to academic intelligence, a person also needs emotional, social, self, and life intelligences:
Lectures and Worksheets
Although a portion of our school day includes lessons and worksheets, more of the day is spent doing learning activities, projects, and games. Lectures and worksheets only involve one part of the brain and focus mainly on the cognitive skill of memory. In order to utilize all of the brain’s cognitive abilities, an important component of Brain Zone Private School’s curriculum is “hands on” learning activities, projects, and games. This is important because while participating in these enjoyable activities, students:
It's vital that when we our educating our children's brains we do not fail to educate their hearts."