Hot Cognition SEL for Brain Engagement Handouts | Six Seconds


Anabel Jensen, President of Emotional Intelligence Network, Six Seconds (CA) and Cherilyn Leet, Assistant Director of Education, Six Seconds (CA)

What does the brain need to grow, change and achieve? How does hot cognition ignite the learning process for children and adults? Disengaged learners cannot and will not achieve mastery in their content. Hot cognition is a learning framework that skyrockets engagement and retention. Participants will leave with an understanding of the theory behind hot, cold, and social cognition and with numerous practical tools, activities, and techniques.

Anabel Jensen

With over 30 years of pioneering work in emotional intelligence education, Anabel Jensen is an inspiring and caring speaker who helps people find the best in themselves and each other. Anabel says people pay attention to less than 30% of what you say, but 70% of what you do, so she models the lessons she teaches. Anabel was the principal of Nueva School when Daniel Goleman came and wrote about the model emotional intelligence program there; under her guidance the school also won two Federal Blue Ribbon Awards for Excellence in Education. She’s started two schools, together with Karen McCown, founded the remarkable lab school educating future change makers: Synapse School. As the Founding President of Six Seconds EQ Network, Dr. Jensen has co-authored four books on teaching EQ, written numerous articles, and trained over 15,000 educators and leaders around the globe. She has taught the principles of emotional intelligence all around the world.

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