Negative feedback ignites the primal (“fight or flight”) and emotional (“do they hate me?”) parts of our brain first.
Books that were rarely taught in 1963, when baby boomers were students, became classics when those same boomers were teachers and parents.
Summit Public Schools take a radically different approach to education. And it's working.
Mixed messages and competing interests have left college students feeling lost and stressed.
An interactive “globe of notability” shows the curious correspondences and the strange landscape of global fame.
Symbolic gestures often speak to our psyche in ways no rational action could ever speak to our intellect.
There is no long-term beneficial effect of medication on standardized test scores.
In the age of distraction, don't we all want to read faster and more efficiently?
Polarization or misunderstanding?
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Screens were around in previous generations, but now they truly define childhood.
"A cheap loan is beyond all new destiny." Does that mean anything to you?
Former Harvard professor and best-selling author Todd Rose explains the problem with prestigious colleges and how the future of higher ed could be bright.
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A bat and a ball cost $1.10 in total. The bat costs $1.00 more than the ball. How much does the ball cost?
I hate grading. I love teaching, though, and giving students feedback is teaching.
40% of today’s students work full time while another 40% are over the age of 25. Here’s how to change higher education to fit today's students.
Can stories help us become more creative?
The ranking is encouragingly diverse, with the top 10 featuring representation from five regions.
Investments in public libraries are a long-term investment in children and communities.
Religion fosters traits that are helpful in a school system that relies on authority figures and rewards people who follow the rules.