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Study: Test-score gains don’t mean cognitive gains


Even When Test Scores Go Up, Some Cognitive Abilities Don’t

Schools whose students have the highest gains on standardized tests do not produce similar gains in students' ability to analyze abstract problems and think logically. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

David G. Myers and C. Nathan DeWall on bringing zero acquaintance research into the classroom and thinking smarter about intelligence. ... More>


The Heritability of Intelligence: Not What You Think


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new studies exploring the stability of intelligence, narcissism and presidential leadership, culture and the heritability of cognitive abilities, disease threat and leadership preferences, and self-induced attentional blink. ... More>