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How to set your student’s food environment up for success

Macaela Mackenzie When it comes to helping your student develop healthier food habits, science says being mindful of our internal and external food cues—not dieting—is the key. In fact, research shows our food environment plays a major role in the nutritious choices...

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Science-backed ways to help your student test better

Maria Yagoda For students, going to class is the easy part. Retaining the information they learn, especially around test time, can be more challenging. Now we know that many students are going at it wrong. Reviewing course notes is the most popular study approach (in...

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Creating online spaces that promote positivity

By Chamonix Adams Porter We know that our students spend a great deal of their time online, so it’s important to ensure that they have the skills to build supportive digital communities and to intervene if they see disrespect or harassment. Just as students’ in-person...

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