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Executive function not a panacea for education ills

Despite the promise and the hype, there isn’t solid evidence that improving executive function leads to better grades. By Amy Crawford


First impressions really do matter

We’re misunderstood even by the people closest to us, according to a social psychologist at Columbia Business School.

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// Fatherly love

A new study finds that college students who reported that they resembled their fathers also reported having a closer relationship with him.