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Parents’ Math Anxiety Can Undermine Children’s Math Achievement

Children of math-anxious parents learned less math over the school year and were more likely to be math-anxious themselves, but only when their parents provided frequent homework help. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring how visual features affect mental rotation and whether infants learn labels by mapping them onto concepts. ... More>


New Research in Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring genes and executive function in childhood, sex differences in aggression, and hormones and women's clothing choices. ... More>


Rich people, surrounded by other rich people, think America is richer than it really is


Do Know-It-Alls Really Know It All?