The decision to class gaming addiction as a mental health disorder was ‘premature’ and based on a ‘moral panic’, experts have said.
Extravert Chinese students learning English as a second language are likely to perform better in speaking and reading, but less proficient in listening than their introvert counterparts, according to a study published in Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH).
The purpose of this study was to investigate teachers’ technology literacy in the national curriculum on Education and Training in Work and Technology
Children who eat more or less when stressed or upset have learned the behavior rather than inherited it, a study suggested.
Social factors play a significant role in mental disorders in the society, said the head of Iranian Psychosomatic Medicine Association.
Semi-structured block play among preschool-age children has the potential to improve two skills — mathematics and executive functioning — critical to kindergarten readiness, according a new study by Purdue University researchers.
All bullying is cruel and unacceptable. No one deserves to spend their childhood being tormented or harassed, whether physically or mentally, in the playground or at home on their laptop.
Social media and online gaming firms should have a statutory ‘duty of care’ to protect children from mental ill health, abuse and addictive behavior, a coalition of the country’s leading experts demands today.
After months of discussions the bill on rights of children will be brought before Majlis [Iranian parliament], MP Mohammad Reza Badamchi has said.
Ask any parent dealing with a child with anxiety and they will tell you the struggle is real. And it's real for more families than you might think.
Previous research has shown that teachers play a pivotal role in their students' academic success — or lack thereof.
* World Heritage Sites in Iran*
UNESCO World Heritage Sites are located in 157 countries around the world. There are several Iranian historic sites registered in its list of World Heritage. Some of them belong to pre-Islam Iran and some to post-Islam Iran. UNESCO has designated 19 sites in Iran as World Heritage Sites. Iran has also registered 10 elements on the lists of UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage since 2009:
In August 2016, I wrote an editorial for The Post about ‘digital heroin’, where I compared the addictive potential of screens — video games, social media, smart phones — to that of a drug like heroin.
‘Undermatching’ is a term to describe when high-performing students, typically from economically-disadvantaged households, attend less competitive colleges than their qualifications permit.
Team members aren’t always going to agree with leaders’ goals and strategies — but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In certain circumstances, having disagreement among teams, and the discourse that this disagreement elicits, can translate into success for certain types of teams who are tackling complex problems, according to researchers from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business, and Michigan State University's Eli Broad College of Business.
Parenting styles and a parent’s mental health problems, particularly depression, play a role in a child’s ability to keep friends in elementary school, suggested a recent study in Finland.