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Testing for Joy and Grit? Schools Nationwide Push to Measure Students’ Emotional Skills


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured articles: “Why We Fail To Empathize — and What We Can Do About It“ and “Is Narcissism Extreme Self-Esteem?" ... More>


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Speed Reading Promises Are Too Good to Be True, Scientists Find

Learning to speed read seems like an obvious strategy for making quick work of all the emails, reports, and other pieces of text we encounter every day, but a comprehensive […]... More>


Observation

Anderson, Dweck Share Atkinson Prize

APS William James Fellow John R. Anderson and APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Carol S. Dweck have won the 2016 Atkinson Prize in Psychological and Cognitive Sciences. ... More>


Obnoxious Sixth-Graders Grow Up to Become High Earners

A study spanning 40-years reveals that personality traits at age 12, particularly stubbornness and defiance, predicted income and career success at age 52. ... More>