Friday, September 10, 2010

Research Worth Discussing With Your Students

Less Sleep Linked to Blues in Teens [Scientific American]

Seven Steps to Sweet Slumber [GOOD] - Once you convince them that sleep is good, take advantage of the teachable moment and give them some pointers on how to get it.

Top 10 Ways Your Brain Is Sabotaging You (and How to Beat It) [Lifehacker]

5 Reasons Why Every Single College Ranking Is a Pile of Crap [Consumerist]

Healthier Students Are Better Learners [Learning First Alliance]