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Take Notes by Hand for Better Long-Term Comprehension

Dust off those Bic ballpoints and college-ruled notebooks — research shows that taking notes by hand comes out on top for remembering conceptual information over the long term. ... More>


The new SAT: Aptitude testing for college admissions falls out of favor


Steven Pinker’s Mind Games


Moving Beyond “Just-So Stories”: Young Children Can Be Taught Basic Natural Selection

Children's natural curiosity can be harnessed to help even 5- and 6-year olds grasp some of the important scientific concepts involved in natural selection, researchers find. ... More>