Child Development

Child passenger safety

First lesson for new parents: use car safety seats correctly

Car safety seats (CSSs) now are commonly used when parents travel with kids by car. In the US, all 50 states have laws that...
Digital games

Digital games may help students develop critical thinking skills

Game-based learning has gained lots of attention in science and education fields. Previous research has focused on game playing in various fields, such as biology,...
Dancing

Dancing statistics

Learning scientific knowledge is different from learning sports, acting, or playing music instruments, in which you need to view, listen, touch, and perform. Most scientific...
Learning math

Hand gesture, a powerful way to learn math

Gestures play an important role in our daily communication. Whenever you talk with your friends, family members, colleagues, boss, or even a stranger, you use...
Sports at school

Sports can improve children’s school performance and health

When I was in elementary school, I studied very hard to become a top student. Even in the physical education class, I tried my...
Happy eating

How does food change the timing of puberty?

Puberty is a special phase for individual development. During puberty, a child goes through a series of physical and psychological changes, which help him/her...
Classroom

Student’s second-language grade may depend on classroom listening position

When I learnt second language in middle school, listening test was always the hardest part I tried every method to conquer. Nevertheless, the testing score...
Happy family

Your education and income may affect your kid’s brain structure

It has been known that parental socioeconomic status (SES) is related to children’s early experiences and cognitive development. Recent studies have also shown that family...