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3 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs
The University of North Carolina said three independent experts in adult literacy have finished a university-commissioned review of whistleblower Mary Willingham's research and found flaws in her claims that some athletes were reading at elementary-school levels.
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7 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville
Jefferson County Public School psychologists are talking about a student's recent suicide and how parents can talk to their children about the student's death and the warning signs.
10 hrs ago | Science Blog
A new University of Toronto study has found that by two years of age, children are remarkably good at comprehending speakers who talk with accents the toddlers have never heard before.
14 hrs ago | SFGate
It's the ranking of primary human needs for psychological well-being as described by American psychologist Abraham Harold Maslow, and is usually illustrated not unlike the old-school food pyramid: The financial blogger known only as Mister Squirrel recently shared his own version of Maslow's hierarchy: the path to financial success.
18 hrs ago | ABC Action News
Lakeland Police Department is trying to identify other victims of a teacher accused of having sex with one of her students.
18 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
The 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster in which 96 Liverpool football fans died - marked with ceremonies in Liverpool and Sheffield yesterday - has a particular poignancy for psychologist Kevin Tasker, who helped the helpers in the wake of the tragedy.
18 hrs ago | Canada.com
Witnesses, first responders and members of the community at large are at risk of post-traumatic stress disorder in the aftermath of the worst mass killing in Calgary's history, a local expert says.
19 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
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People's working memory functions better if they are working in an ambient temperature where they feel most comfortable.
"I'm trying to pare down decisions," he says. "I don't want to make decisions about what I'm eating or wearing.
But now, Simon Fraser University is saying you actually start aging and trending when you turn 24, in a new study released last Friday .
"It's cool to think it was an actual human being who thought and cried," said Zoe Mantha, a 12-year-old BPS student.
A science teacher has been suspended from his job at a Los Angeles high school for helping two students with science projects that the school district considers "imitation weapons."
Convicted sex offender Stewart Murray Wilson has been denied parole, with the Parole Board noting concerns over his release proposal.
About a third of us work in open offices. They're cheaper than giving everybody their own space.
This is one of the actual voodoo dolls used in the study to measure participantsA' anger with their spouses.
He said the new Associate Degree for Transfer initiative helped him graduate in two years after transferring from Sierra College.