Originally published on MindShift. Barbara Oakley’s professional biography does not suggest that she was once a struggling math and science student: She
Originally published on MindShift. Schools are typically designed to serve the average student, and those with learning differences — such
Originally published on MindShift From an early age, children are sensitive to social cues from adults, peers, media and their surrounding environment.
Originally published on MindShift. Publicly funded pre-K programs enjoy broad public and political support, largely because of research suggesting that preschool graduates
“Open up!” “The doctor said you need to take your medicine.” “This will help you feel better!” “You can have
“Every child is an artist,” Pablo Picasso said. “The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”
In early September, my first grader sat on her bed thumbing through a picture book that was way above her
On August 21, 2017, the United States will witness a solar eclipse. Parts of fourteen states will experience a total
It’s easy to view art and math as completely separate subjects. Right brain vs. left brain. Creative vs. analytical. Imaginative
As parents and caregivers, we don’t need special training in science or engineering to help our child develop inquiry skills.