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A Commitment to Replicability: An Interview with the Editor of Psychological Science

Interim Editor D. Stephen Lindsay discusses new efforts to encourage sound research practices in the APS journal Psychological Science. ... More>

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>

Mixed-Age Classes Hinder Kids’ Academic Progress in Head Start

Most Head Start classrooms serve children of mixed ages and that may limit the academic growth of older children, a nationally representative study shows. ... More>

Don’t Delay: Having to Wait Doesn’t Help Young Kids Exercise Self-Control

New research shows that it’s being reminded about what not to do, not the passage of time, that helps kids control their impulsive behavior. ... More>