Young people store 1.5 megabytes of information to master their native language

New research suggests language acquisition between birth and 18 is a remarkable feat of cognition rather than something humans are just hardwired to do

Difficulties with audiovisual processing contributes to dyslexia in children

Findings could lead to tests that identify the disorder before kids fall far behind their peers, says UB psychologist

To prepare kids financially, give them practice with money

The process through which parents impart knowledge onto their children is known as “financial socialisation.”

Effects of early education intervention on behaviour persist for 4 decades

Education plays a role in sense of fairness, social interactions

Study reveals how the brain overcomes its own limitations

Strategies to compensate for uncertainty help the brain succeed at difficult mental computations

Asking questions, testing improves student learning of new material

Jason Chan makes a point to periodically interrupt his lecture and ask students a question.

Omega-3s help keep kids out of trouble

Something as simple as a dietary supplement could reduce disruptive, even abusive behaviour, according to.

Doing school differently

The Australian not-school movement that’s helping young people re-engage with learning Alternative schooling programs could.

Digital media use linked to behavioural problems in kids

re children who spend lots of time using digital devices prone to psychiatric problems? A.

The scent of coffee appears to boost performance in maths

Turn on the coffee machine – smelling a coffee-like scent, which has no caffeine in.