12 Nov · Bibi · No Comments

Want to Train Your Brain? Learn to Play a Musical Instrument

These days you’ll find a plethora of apps and websites out there that say they can “train your brain” and improve mental abilities with various games. However, it turns out these tools may not live up to the hype. In October 2014, a group of leading neuroscientists and psychologists penned an opened letter calling claims …


25 Oct · Anna Arteaga · No Comments

Continuity of Care Research

Indiana University’s School of Education Professor McMullen’s latest research reminds us how special and unique babies really are. The article she based on her studies is titled Continuity of Care with Infants & Toddlers: Identifying Benefits and Addressing Common Concerns.   McMullen starts out by quoting renown philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s saying that “Human babies are …