April 16th, 2009


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  • Another proven intervention is to tell junior-high-school students that I.Q. is expandable, and that their intelligence is something they can help shape. Students exposed to that idea work harder and get better grades. Thatâ™s particularly true of girls and math, apparently because some girls assume that they are genetically disadvantaged at numbers; deprived of an excuse for failure, they excel.
    (tags: IQ education)
  • St Louis newspaper has a front cover with an inter-racial kiss. Commenters go insane. If you thought these attitudes were dead you thought wrong.