You underestimate how much you would enjoy spending time alone with your own thoughts

Yes, this post is about a study, although maybe you think the opposite while reading the title. But it’s true, according to research published by the American Psychological Association, people consistently underestimate how much they would enjoy spending time alone with their own thoughts, without anything to distract them. So put down the device you… Read More You underestimate how much you would enjoy spending time alone with your own thoughts

Sustaining content through literacy instruction to improve reading comprehension outcomes in the early grades (Best Evidence in Brief)

While I was on a break from blogging, The Best Evidence in Brief newsletter kept coming. This study is one that a lot my readers will enjoy learning about: A recent longitudinal randomized controlled trial (RCT) by Kim and colleagues evaluated the effect of the Model of Reading Engagement (MORE) intervention on the reading comprehension of… Read More Sustaining content through literacy instruction to improve reading comprehension outcomes in the early grades (Best Evidence in Brief)