Smartphones are proving useful educational tools - but psychological research highlights the risk of their presence in the classroom
Beware rumination: it interferes with our ability to feel empathy for others
The incidence of parents delaying the start to school has doubled. Why are they making this choice?
Hearing a word makes reading it later easier, eye-tracking research has shown
How can parents best help their children with their schooling without actually doing it for them?
Diversity matters when it comes to making sure psychology research is widely applicable
No shortcut: the importance of good habits and routine for ensuring kids sleep well
Psychological research shows how people adjust their environment to ensure they have just the right level of stimulation.
Attentive teachers and parents can help developing teenagers navigate academic disruption
Lying is normal. Being able to detect a child's untruths is exceptional