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April 25, 2019

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Unfamiliar Words, Not Blue Text, Slows Reading of Hyperlinks

Feb. 6, 2019 — Hyperlinks slow down reading speed only when the linked word is unfamiliar, an effect that is independent of link color, according to new research. The effect is likely due to the reader's ... read more

Natural Disaster Affects Children's Schooling Years Later

Jan. 24, 2019 — A new study looked at changes in children's academic performance after major bushfires in Australia. The study concluded that children in regions affected significantly by bushfires demonstrated ... read more

Link Between Job Titles and Gender Equality

Nov. 28, 2018 — Researchers have revealed a link between role-nouns (e.g. job titles) in gendered languages and gender equality. The study, which examined whether the masculine form in the plural in German is ... read more

Flipped Classroom Enhances Learning Outcomes in Medical Certificate Education

Nov. 8, 2018 — The quality of medical certificates written by students of medicine was better when they were taught by using the flipped classroom approach instead of traditional lecturing. A randomly selected ... read more

Why Relationships -- Not Money -- Are the Key to Improving Schools

Oct. 25, 2018 — Strong relationships between teachers, parents and students at schools has more impact on improving student learning than does financial support, new research shows. The study found that social ... read more

Oct. 4, 2018 — Researchers found that in teaching English learners -- students who aren't fluent in English and often come from homes where a language other than English is spoken -- the Latin roots of words ... read more

American Girls Read and Write Better Than Boys

Sep. 20, 2018 — As early as the fourth grade, girls perform better than boys on standardized tests in reading and writing, and as they get older that achievement gap widens even ... read more

Aug. 13, 2018 — Young children who are regularly engaged in conversation by adults may have stronger connections between two developing brain regions critical for language, according to a study of healthy young ... read more

Baby Talk Words Build Infants' Language Skills

Aug. 1, 2018 — The more baby talk words that infants are exposed to the quicker they grasp language, a study suggests. Assessments of nine-month-old children suggest that those who hear words such as bunny or ... read more

Link Found Between Resilience to Dyslexia and Gray Matter in the Frontal Brain

July 24, 2018 — A new joint study identifies the brain mechanism that accounts for the discrepancy between low decoding skills and high reading comprehension in some children with ... read more

Importance of Language Development in Low-Income, High-Risk Children

July 23, 2018 — Researchers who examined child speech interactions over the course of a year found that vulnerable children benefit from conversations with their peers and their ... read more

'No Evidence' Grammar Schools Can Promote Social Mobility

July 12, 2018 — Expanding the number of grammar schools is unlikely to promote social mobility by providing more opportunities for disadvantaged pupils, a new study ... read more

Children With Better Coordination More Likely to Achieve at School

July 11, 2018 — Young children with better eye-to-hand coordination were more likely to achieve higher scores for reading, writing and math according to new research -- raising the possibility schools could provide ... read more

Teachers Lacking Educational Background in Science Use Inquiry-Oriented Instruction Least

July 2, 2018 — New study shows that eighth-grade science teachers without an educational background in science are less likely to practice inquiry-oriented science instruction, possibly contributing to the US lack ... read more

June 25, 2018 — Researchers have found that piano lessons have a specific effect on kindergartners' ability to distinguish different pitches, which translates into an improvement in discriminating between ... read more

Approach Can Help English Learners Improve at Math Word Problems

June 19, 2018 — Education professors have shown that a comprehension-based strategy can help English learners improve their math word-problem solving abilities. The approach boosts reading comprehension and problem ... read more

June 14, 2018 — Using MRI measurements of the brain's neural connections, or 'white matter,' researchers have shown that, in struggling readers, the neural circuitry strengthened -- and their reading ... read more

Beyond the 'Reading Wars': How the Science of Reading Can Improve Literacy

June 12, 2018 — A new scientific report from psychological researchers aims to resolve the so-called 'reading wars,' emphasizing the importance of teaching phonics in establishing fundamental reading ... read more

Multilingual Students Have Improved in Academic Achievement Since 2003

June 12, 2018 — Multilingual students, who speak a language or more than one language other than English at home, have improved in reading and math achievement substantially since 2003, finds a new ... read more

Urban Violence Can Hurt Test Scores Even for Kids Who Don't Experience It

June 12, 2018 — Children who attend school with many kids from violent neighborhoods can earn significantly lower test scores than peers with classmates from safer ... read more

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