Genbrain Israel Pink argues that the future belongs to a very different kind of person with a very different kind of mind. The era of 'left-brain' dominance, and the information age that it engendered, is giving way to a new world in which creative and holistic 'right brain' abilities mark the fault line between who gets ahead and who falls behind. 2- The Right Brain and Learning The left brain is considered as the Academic brain, and research shows that left brain children do well at school, and sometimes even better than right brain children. Left brain students respond well to formal learning, and are happy to study by themselves with good concentration. Right brain children respond better to informal settings and like to study with company.