A learning technique that maximizes the brain’s ability to make and store memories may help overcome cognitive issues seen in fragile X syndrome, a leading form of intellectual disability, according to UC Irvine neurobiologists.
Lauds & Laurels staff honoree helps address shortage in math, science educators.
UCI cultural anthropologist Mizuko “Mimi” Ito studies how digital media such as Facebook and video games are changing the way today’s plugged-in youth live and learn. She has good news for parents worried that their kids are wasting time on smartphones and other tech gadgets.
Stickers, gold stars and cash for good grades are counterproductive, says educational psychologist.
Mark Warschauer’s book explores how digital media can transform schools.
Thad Domina, assistant professor of education, traces the road from high school to college and beyond.
UCI program helps meet nation’s critical need for more – and better – math and science teachers.
UCI researchers produced five picture books combining colorful illustrations and rhyming text with parenting lessons to evaluate whether they’d boost the safety practices and health habits of new mothers.
Greg Duncan finds that an income boost for poor families with young children leads to improved academic performance and lifetime earnings.