Science & InnovationOnly Human This is a post about emotion, so — fair warning — I’m going to begin with an emotional story. On April 9, 1994, in the middle of the night, 19-year-old Jennifer Collins into
President Obama has called repeatedly on Congress to help states pay for "high-quality preschool" for all. In fact, those two words — "high quality" — appear time and again in the president's prepared
Since 2011, more than 350 Head Start providers have had to compete for federal grant money. That’s a huge change. BALTIMORE—St. Jerome's Head Start, a plain building in a gentrifying Baltimore neighborhood,
Playing violent video games for long periods of time can hold back the "moral maturity" of teenagers, according to a study in Canada. In-depth research into the behaviour of about 100 13- and 14-year-olds
We assume that enthusiastic words motivate children to try harder. But when you look at the evidence, it’s not that clear-cut. It all depends on the wording. Your child presents you with their latest creation.
The teenage years are a tumultuous time, with about 11 percent developing depression by age 18. Lack of sleep may increase teenagers' risk of depression, two studies say. Teenagers who don't get enough