Terry Small

Terry Small

B.Ed., M.A., Master Teacher and Canada’s leading learning skills specialist

Terry Small, B.Ed., M.A., is a master teacher and Canada’s leading learning skills specialist. He is the author of the Brain Bulletin with over 34,000 subscribers worldwide.

Terry has presented on the brain for over 33 years to organizations around the world.. His knowledge, warmth, humour and dynamic presentation style have made him a much sought-after speaker at workshops and conferences. Terry often appears on TV, radio, and in the press. He recently appeared on BCTV, Global, CKNW and Student Success. He has presented his ideas to over 266,000 people in 23 countries on 5 continents.

His clients include IBM, TEDx, Ford, IMD, JTI, UBS, Hitachi, Bayer, Bosch, CRA, RCMP, Telus, and many schools and universities. His presentations are engaging, humorous, practical, and all based on the latest brain science.

Terry believes, “Anyone can learn how to learn easier, better, faster, and that learning to learn is the most important skill a person can acquire.”

Terry’s wealth of teaching experience and extensive involvement in applied neuroscience make him an outstanding resource of the business and educational communities. He resides in Vancouver, Canada, where he is a frequent lecturer at Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia.

Using Brain Science to Improve Student Learning

Have you ever taught something only to discover that it just did not “stick” in the minds of your students?

Research has a great deal to say about the brain and learning! It is possible to easily help students learn faster and remember more… and have more fun.

How would you like to extend your skills, knowledge, and experience so that your students can build confidence, academic achievement, and self-esteem? And how would you like new tools and ideas to make your work more fun and reach more students? You will learn many practical tips and strategies that you can use immediately in your class and you life.

“Our staff would like to thank you for your engaging presentation. You made us laugh, and you gave us so much to think about…..WOW!” – Delta Secondary School Professional Development Committee, Delta

Participants: teachers of all grade levels and subject areas, specialists, counsellors, administrators, support. K to 12

You will learn and discover:

  • how the brain processes information
  • the best way for students to take notes.
  • why state and strategy are just as important as content. the top 10 Brain-Learning Principles.
  • what students report is the #1 Study Technique.
  • how music affects learning.
  • how to boost attention.
  • how to increase the capacity of one’s memory and much, much more!
This session is lively, humorous, and interactive. You will leave with new knowledge and many eye-opening ideas that will make this year different for you and your students.

Conference Accredited by the International Coaching Federation. By attending the conference in full, you will get 16 ICF credits (5 Core Competencies + 11 Resource Development)