TAPP Radio Episode 9
Supporting Returning Learners in A&P Class
0:49 | Peripersonal neurons
11:57 | Daily newsletter
13:07 | Featured topic: returning learners
Life loves the liver of it (Maya Angelou)
1 | Peripersonal Neurons
Several areas of the brain monitor your personal space—also called the peripersonal space (PPS). The peripersonal neurons each monitor one small “bubble” of our PPS.
- Michael Graziano explains Peripersonal Neurons (episode 142 from the Brain Science podcast)
- The Spaces Between Us: A Story of Neuroscience, Evolution, and Human Nature (Graziano’s book)
- Peripersonal space in the brain (nice review article from the journal Neuropsychologia)
- Illusion makes people ‘feel’ force field around their body (article from New Scientist)
2 | Kevin’s Daily Headlines (Nuzzel Newsletter)
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- nuzzel.com/theAPprofessor (direct link)
3 | Returning Learners
Returning learners in anatomy and physiology courses often come to use with some anxiety. How can we support them?
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