Category Archives: Education

The Soft Skills Challenge

It is easy to lecture on soft skills and then for students to pass a test showing that they have learned the material. But will behavior really change as a result of the lecture and testing? Do role plays result … Continue reading

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New Obesity Study Discusses “Family” Solutions

In this NPR article by Patti Neighmond, researchers discovered that when one individual attempts to lose weight, other overweight or obese family members also lose weight by proxy. Obesity, we learn, is really a family disease. Dr. John Morton, director … Continue reading

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USA Today Reports on Benefits of Video Games

By Iby Mihaly, Business Development Associate An article in USA Today, (http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/story/2012-01-26/edcuational-video-games-white-house/52908052/1 ) by Greg Toppo, focuses on Constance Steinkuehler, a senior analyst at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.  Steinkuehler has been A-line Wedding Dresses sale studying gaming … Continue reading

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