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Extra Support Can Help Improve Attendance and Strengthen a ...

Extra Support Can Help Improve Attendance and Strengthen a ... | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
Attendance is crucial to positive long term outcomes for students and numerous studies have shown that 6th graders who are chronically absent have lower high school graduation rates. What does life look like for high school ...
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Understanding the Molecular Basis of Cognition - Dana Foundation

It's long been known that the seat of executive function resides in the brain's frontal lobe. Cognitive capabilities like attention, mental representations, and inhibition are linked specifically to the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex.
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Scientist/Artist: Experimenting, Reflecting, Creating: Inviting metacognition through the back door

Scientist/Artist: Experimenting, Reflecting, Creating: Inviting metacognition through the back door | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
Scientist/Artist: Experimenting, Reflecting, Creating: Inviting metacognition through the back door http://t.co/R8QBE9KXK7
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How Poverty Takes Over the Mind

How Poverty Takes Over the Mind | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
Suppose you got no sleep last night and you have to take an intelligence test today. If you’re like most people, you’re not going to do so well on that test. Now suppose you are struggling with poverty and you have to take the same intelligence test.
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Jose Bowen » Cognitive Wrappers: Using Metacognition and ...

Jose Bowen » Cognitive Wrappers: Using Metacognition and ... | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
Our understanding of intelligence, learning, the brain has exploded in the last 30 years. We've discovered multiple types of intelligence, neural plasticity and realized that you can teach an old dog new tricks.
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Metacognitive Judgments in K-6 Graders - Oman Daily Observer

Metacognitive Judgments in K-6 Graders - Oman Daily Observer | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
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An SQU research team is conducting a study to examine metacognitive judgments: judgments of learning (JOL) and second-order judgments (SOJ).
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Thriving Schools | A partnership for healthy students, staff & teachers » New Study Reaffirms the Value of Activity on Achievement for Students

Thriving Schools | A partnership for healthy students, staff & teachers » New Study Reaffirms the Value of Activity on Achievement for Students | Educational Psychology | Scoop.it
RT @thrivingschools: New @PLOS-published study demonstrates better student fitness=better academic performance http://t.co/jYFRce0ZwR
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