Correcting Brain Myths (1): Left Brain — Right Brain

I originally wrote this as the first in a series of posts on brain myths for teachers. But this is just as relevant for many people because the left brain right brain myth is one of the most popular and pervasive brain myths despite many years of trying to debunk it. The myth states that the left brain is the logical, rational, reasoning side of the brain, and this gives us “left brainers”, those…