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.

How the brain decides between knowledge and ignorance

We have a ‘thirst for knowledge’ but sometime ‘ignorance is bliss’, so how do we.

Strategic classroom intervention can make big difference for autism students

Special training for teachers may mean big results for students with autism spectrum disorder, according.

Do young children learn anything from YouTube videos?

In a new Acta Paediatrica study, children up to 2 years of age could be entertained and.

Cognitive benefits of bilingualism overstated

Acquisition and active use of two languages have been suggested to train executive functions in.