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How we think about our past experiences affects how we can help others Family & relationships

How we think about our past experiences affects how we can help others

August 25 2017

By Adam Gerace MAPS, Senior Research Fellow, Flinders University

Beware rumination: it interferes with our ability to feel empathy for others

How the decision to delay school is causing anguish for parents Learning & development

How the decision to delay school is causing anguish for parents

August 25 2017

By Amanda Mergler, Senior Lecturer, School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education, Queensland University of Technology

The incidence of parents delaying the start to school has doubled. Why are they making this choice?

How building your child’s spoken word bank can boost their capacity to read Learning & development

How building your child’s spoken word bank can boost their capacity to read

July 18 2017

By Signy Wegener MAPS, PhD Candidate in the Department of Cognitive Science and ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, Macquarie University, Anne Castles, Deputy Director, ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, Macquarie University

Hearing a word makes reading it later easier, eye-tracking research has shown

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