Are Girls Protected From Autism?

Yahoo! Parenting – Rachel Grumman Bender “While scientists are still unraveling the many causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) — from exposure to air pollution during pregnancy to gestational diabetes — there’s one thing they know for sure: Boys are...

The 6 Best Things About Being Bilingual

Cosmopolitan – Veronica Lopez “If you’re bilingual, you’ve probably realized that it ​rocks. You can chat up that cute Spanish barista at that coffee shop around the corner, easily ace your foreign language requirement, and expand your...

Educational Neuroscience Developing Globally to Advance Learning

Education News – Kristin Decarr “A new approach to how students learn, referred to as educational neuroscience, is being continuously explored by researchers worldwide in an effort to understand brain activity in ways that make teaching and learning more...

Growing Students’ Brains in the Summer

The Huffington Post – Jon Alfuth “Growing up, I experienced one of public education’s intractable problems between June and September – the summer brain drain. It was like all that Algebra and English never happened…When I started...