Kristin theriault

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3 Psychological Theories to Help You Communicate Better with Anyone

Psychological theories often feel a bit too complicated for me (I'm sure there's a theory that explains why that is) but I've come across a few that are simple enough to understand and that I think of often, particularly when dealing with other people.<p>I thought it might be fun to take a brief look …

2nd-Grader's Cure For Playground Loneliness: A Buddy Bench

Second-grader Christian Bucks, of York, Pa., knew that some of his classmates felt lonely during recess, and he decided to do something about it. His simple, utterly heartwarming solution was to install a playground "buddy bench."<p>As reported by the York Daily Record, a buddy bench is a designated …

Be Less Stupid: Digital Content Is Destroying Your Comprehension

<b>NEED PROOF AMERICANS ARE READING FEWER BOOKS?</b> You remember books, right? Elegant stacks of actual paper pages, neatly bound in numerical order? Well, we're reading fewer and fewer of them. As evidence, just last week, members of the Westboro Baptist Church held an iPhone burning.<p>Here's the good …

A Scientific Journal For Kids, Edited By Kids

Made up of editors as young as 5 years old, Frontiers for Young Minds is a science journal created by a UC Berkeley professor to teach kids peer review.<p>Science journals can be a bit… well, dense. To help bring more young people into the world of science and scientific research, a new science …