education

TRA: If you’re not famous at fourteen you’re through

If you're not famous at fourteen you're through: Satirical Saturday Cartoon on Art by Alex Brenchley 2018...

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Decimation of School Arts Impacting on Science and Medicine

Education charity the Edge Foundation calls for dramatic changes to the current national curriculum, arguing that creativity should be at the heart of all learning....

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What the Dickens! The End of the Social Climber?

Is it possible to feel a warm glow when we consider the poor and underprivilaged of our own country? Can we still climb the social ladder? ...

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Study Proves People Congeal Over Time!

A study from NASA has shocked people by showing that life and education contribute to the death of creativity in children, creativity which is essential to our race, and is difficult to win back once...

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Decolonising Higher Education, But What Does it Mean?

Is decolonising higher education a good thing? and what does it mean? find out more here....

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Exclusive Colleges Make For More Inclusive Colleges. Whut?!

Student-led protests for inclusive campuses are more likely at selective universities ...

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Smart Suits: Follow the Brains for Better Business

Smart staffers: Why educated areas are good for business ...

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Can a Tablet Teach Kids to Juggle?

Tablets can teach kids to solve physical puzzles ...

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How We Push Clever Kids to Cheat

Kids praised for being smart are more likely to cheat, new studies find ...

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Universal Suffrage (Except for Thickies): Higher Education and Voting

Greater access to higher education could have reversed EU referendum result ...

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Alcohol Boosts Recall (and, Usually, Regret)

Alcohol boosts recall of earlier learning ...

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Is Teacher Burnout Contagious?

The organizational culture in schools can make a notable difference for early-career teachers' burnout levels...

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‘With Deep Regret’ (for about ten minutes): Teachers’ Resignation Letters

Teacher resignation letters paint bleak picture of US education ...

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Happy Now? Trans and Gender-Fluid Teens Face Three Times the Bullying

Gender fluid teens face up to 3 times more abuse at school and at home than their gender-conforming peers...

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New Tongues for Old. Learning, and losing a second language

CUNY linguist measures brain dynamics in second language users....

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Classroom Internet Use Leads to Lower Grades

Internet use in class tied to lower test scores ...

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Marriage Makes You Fat (or College Keeps You Thin?)

People who get married before they earn a degree from a four-year college are about 65 percent more likely to later become obese than people who get married after college...

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For Teenage Boys: The Proven Way to Double Your Female Friends

Teenage boys who show empathy attract 1.8 more girlfriends than boys who don't....

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No Calculator in the Kitchen? Why Girls From Progressive Countries are Better at Maths

Girls from progressive societies do better at maths, study finds ...

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Do You Feel Lucky? Overconfidence and Intelligence – The Link

Those who think intelligence is fixed have confidence exceeding their ability...

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Maybe Practise Makes Perfect, But Perfect Makes Enemies.

Everyone hates a know-all. Seeing exemplary peer work can undermine student performance ...

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David Bowie, Cuts, and Why ‘Culture’ is becoming Another Planet

Bowie's mere presence personified the power and relevance of a cultured society that appreciated and allowed him to emerge and for the rest of us to reach for those rewarding stars as well...

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The Awesome Life-Hack that Will Improve Your Memory

How reward and daytime sleep boost learning ...

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Want more Female IT Professionals? Make Computer Rooms Less Geeky

University of Washington set about working out how to make IT classrooms less daunting...

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UK Culture is Becoming a Dead Parrot. What do you want? Cash?

The Warwick report offers sensible guidelines for the future of UK Culture. But will anyone in power heed it?...

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Smartmouthed Kids get the Grades: Vocabulary & Academic Achievement

Two-year-old children with larger oral vocabularies enter U.S. kindergarten classrooms better at reading and mathematics...

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Dopey Olds and their Role in Child Development

cting like a witless idiot whilst looking after your children gives a positive boost to their development. Which is why new parents have been making gin the fourth food group since Victorian times....

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New Approaches to College Drinking

Crackdown on low-priced serving methods such as kegs and "happy hours."...

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Smartphone or Dumbphone? Phone bans = Higher Grades

New technologies are typically thought of as improving productivity, however this is not always the case...

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Different Gender, Different Words. How Mothers Talk to Kids

Parent-child conversations are gendered, with mothers talking more expressively to their daughters than their sons. Report...

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