About Eric Jensen

Academic Background

 

Eric Jensen completed a Bachelor’s degree in English at San Diego State University with Distinction. He is currently completing his PhD. in Human Development from Fielding Graduate University. He has published 10 journal articles and written 26 books.

Experience in Teaching

 

Eric Jensen has classroom experience teaching reading and study skills. Most of his experience is at the middle school level, but he has also taught demonstration classes at the elementary and senior high school level. Additionally, he has taught for three universities as an adjunct professor in both education and business.

Clients

 

Jensen’s list of clients includes schools in 10 countries, a dozen Fortune 500 Countries and presentations in 40 states as well as three branches of the military. Jensen was the original Training Director and Lead Facilitator at SuperCamp, now known as Quantum Learning. He was the MetWest's Master trainer in Australia and the Master Trainer with the Hong Kong Brain-based Initiative.

Vision and Organizational Skills

 

Jensen co-founded SuperCamp (Quantum Learning), Turning Point, The Brain Store, The Learning Brain EXPO and Jensen Learning Corporation.

Expertise and Strengths

 

Eric Jensen is a member of the prestigious invitation-only Society for Neuroscience and the New York Academy of Science. He was named to Who’s Who of the World and voted an Outstanding Young Man of America. Jensen is one of the leading translators of educational neuroscience in the world.

Eric Jensen

Honors

 

1983: Outstanding Young Man of America Selection
1995: Selected for Who's Who Worldwide
1998-present: Member, New York Academy of Sciences
1999: San Diego Book Award for best "How-to" book "The Great Memory Book with Karen Markowitz
2000 San Diego Book Award for best "How-to" book "Different Brains, Different Learners"

Publications

 

Jensen, E. (1996) "Brain-Compatible Learning” International Alliance for Learning, Summer 1996, Vol. 3 #2. IAL, Encinitas, CA.
Jensen, E. (1998) “How Julie's Brain Learns” Educational Leadership, Vol. 56, No.3, Pgs. 41-45, November, ASCD. Alexandria, VA.
Jensen, E. (2000) “Brain-Based Learning—A Reality Check” Educational Leadership April, Vol.57, No.7, Pgs. 76-79, ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2000) “Moving with the Brain in Mind” Educational Leadership November, Vol. 58, No.3, Pgs. 34-38, ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2001) "Fragile Brains" Educational Leadership, November 2001, Vol. 59, No. 3, Pgs. 32-36 ASCD. Alexandria, VA
Jensen, E. (2001) “The Science of Arts” Principal Leadership, November, Vol. 2, No. 3, pgs. 10-16. NASSP, Reston, VA
Jensen, E. (2003) “How Julie’s Brain Learns” Cable in the Classroom, March. Pgs. 14-17.
Jensen, E. (2006) “The Social Context of Learning” (2006) In: The Praeger Handbook of Learning and the Brain, Sheryl Feinstein, ed. pgs. 452-456. Praeger, Westport, CN.
Jensen, E. (2006) “Do Anything Better” (2006) O (Oprah) Magazine. Nov. Pg.117-118. New York, NY.
Jensen, E. (2008) “A Fresh Look at Brain-Based Education” Phi Delta Kappan Magazine, February, Volume 89 • Number 6, pgs. 408-417.
2007 “Exploring Exceptional Brains” in: The Brain and Learning (intro by Kurt Fischer). Pgs 385-404. Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Imprint. San Francisco, CA


Books, CD, DVDs


1979 You Can Succeed. Barron's Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1988, 1995, 1998, 2008 SuperTeaching. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1991, 1996 Student Success Secrets Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1994 The Little Book of Big Motivation Ballantine/Fawcett Books, NY
1994 The Learning Brain Turning Point Publishing, Del Mar, CA
1995, 2007 2nd ed. Brain-Based Learning & Teaching (Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1996 Completing the Puzzle Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1996 Bs and As in 30 Days Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., NY.
1996 Bright Brain (Video Enrichment Program) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1997, 2007 (2nd ed.) Introduction to Brain-Compatible Learning Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1997 , 2004, 2nd ed., Brain-compatible Strategies Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 Trainer’s Bonanza Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 Sizzle & Substance Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
1998 (revised, 2005) Teaching With The Brain in Mind Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA
1999 The Great Memory Book (with Karen Markowitz) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Music with the Brain in Mind, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Learning with the Body in Mind, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2000 Different Brains, Different Learners, Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2001 Learning Smarter (with Mike Dabney) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2001 Arts with the Brain in Mind, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA
2002 A New View of AD/HD. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2002 Environments for Learning. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2003 Tools for Engagement. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2005 Top Tunes. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2006 “7 Discoveries from Brain Research” (DVD) Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA
2006 Enriching the Brain. Jossey-Bass/Wiley, San Francisco, CA
2008 Fierce Teaching. Corwin Press. Thousand Oaks, CA
2009 Enriching the Brains of Poverty DVD: Jensen Learning, San Diego, CA
2009 (in Press) Enriching the Students of Poverty Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA

Jensen’s books have been translated into 15 languages in countries including Lithuania, Mexico, Australia, China, Brazil, England, Indonesia, Sweden, South Africa, Poland, Germany and Spain.

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