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Why ‘Pinocchio’ May Not Teach Kids Honesty


Preschoolers With Special Needs Benefit From Peers’ Strong Language Skills

Peers can impact a child’s language abilities, data suggest: Peers with strong language skills can boost their classmates’ abilities, while peers with weak skills may hold them back. ... More>


What’s Going On In There? How Babies’ Brains Practice Speech


Babies grasp speech before they utter their first word, a study finds


Preschoolers Can Reflect on What They Don’t Know

Contrary to previous assumptions, researchers find that preschoolers are able to gauge the strength of their memories and make decisions based on their self-assessments. ... More>