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The National Research Conference on Early Childhood To Take Place July 11–13

The National Research Conference on Early Childhood will take place on July 11–13, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C. The conference will focus on access to quality early […]... More>


First French National Conference on the New Generation of Psychologists

The first French national conference on “Preparing the New Generation of Psychologists” will be held in Paris, France, on September 16–17, 2016. The program will discuss objectives, methods, and resources […]... More>


Learned Creativity — How to Innovate in the Classroom

This is a photo of students painting in an art classroom.

Research shows that principals may have a larger impact on the schools' outcomes than previously thought. ... More>


Character Lab Opens Request for Proposals

Character Lab, a nonprofit cofounded by Angela Duckworth, is working to help fund, and eventually scale, interventions to boost student character strengths and skills in school settings. To this end, we are excited to share with you Character Lab's Request for Proposals (RFP). ... More>


Student Notebook

The Importance of Divergent Thinking for Research in Graduate School and Beyond

As undergraduates, we are generally encouraged to practice concrete thought. Our goal is to find the “right” answers. However, when we make the transition to graduate school we find that the relationship between students and professors becomes bidirectional. ... More>