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Study: Parental Involvement Has Little To No Impact On Kids’ Grades

Researchers analyzed 30 years worth of data, tracking the different ways parents participate in their children’s academic lives — helping with homework, observing a child’s class and volunteering at their school — and the impact they have.

03/31/2014

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Researchers Link Baby’s Eye Gazes With Possible Autism Diagnosis

Using eye-tracking technology similar to that used to train doctors in laparoscopic surgery, Emory University researchers have been able to watch and quantify a baby’s gaze between 2 and 6 months old.

11/06/2013

Cathedral High School students discuss celebrations of bin Laden's death (credit: CBS 2)

Child Psychiatrist Offers Tips On Talking With Kids About Bin Laden’s Death

At what age should parents talk to their children about Osama bin Laden? To the head of the Child Mind Institute, Dr. Harold Koplewicz, it’s a teachable moment for children of all ages.

05/03/2011