For those interested
I draw your attention to Gerald Carey's Debunking Brain Myths.
Some of these Brain Based learning myths are well entrenched. But there is excellent progress being made in the understanding the neuroscience of learning.
Again, I encourage you to read;
Geake, John G. The Brain at School Educational Neuroscience in the Classroom. Maidenhead, England: McGraw-Hill/Open University Press, 2009.