By Valerie Strauss Valerie Strauss Reporter covering education, foreign affairs Email Bio Follow Here we go again. A new study finds that preschool classrooms — those in which teachers provide “high doses”
The ways some “healthy voice hearers” cope might be able to help people with psychotic disorders. Jessica Dorner was lying in bed at her cousin’s house when her grandmother, a “pushy lady” in an apron
Fifteen years ago, the US, the UK and Germany sent roughly the same share of kids into early childhood education or care. Today, the US lags far behind. Only 68% of American four-year olds are enrolled
If you're less than happy with your life -- either personally or professionally -- the problem isn't education, upbringing , a lack of opportunities, being held back by other people, or even bad luck.
Smart entrepreneurs are always on the hunt for ways to grow their businesses. That's one of the reasons why they'll try to pick the brains of successful business owners. They want to learn the success
A group of students at Woodside Community School in Queens peered up at their teacher one morning this month, as she used an overhead projector to display a shape. It looked like a basic geometry lesson
During the four-year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it's a potential investor or the CEO of a company with which
People are spending an enormous amount of time each day checking social media. A recent study showed teens are spending as much as nine hours a day, and the average person is spending roughly two hours.
Contemporary society has some very wrong-headed ideas about what constitutes success. Popular thinking holds that a person who went to Harvard is smarter and better than someone who attended Ohio State;
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You can preempt much of your stress with these vital practices. The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research
Brain activity in people who’ve taken psychedelics like LSD shows what might be 'heightened consciousness'
Is there anything psychedelic drugs can't do? A recent wave of scientific scrutiny has revealed that they can elicit "spiritual" experiences, alleviate end-of-life angst, and perhaps treat depression—