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Best Practices in the Applied Psychology Classroom

Psychological science teachers from the high school level to the university level met in April 2015 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach to trade educational tips and best practices. ... More>

How the science of human behavior is beginning to reshape the US government

Why Monday is the Best Day for Setting New Goals

People are more motivated to pursue a new goal, like hitting the gym or saving for retirement, on specific dates. ... More>

Math Anxiety Doesn’t Equal Poor Math Performance

Nervousness and discomfort in relation to math impairs math performance for some students, but new research shows that it’s linked with improved performance for others, at least to a degree. ... More>