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Latest Jean Piaget Stories

2014-03-07 23:01:30

Selected as a worldwide App Store “Best New App”, Busy Shapes from Seven Academy is inspired by the pioneering works of famed Swiss scientist and intelligence expert Jean Piaget (1896-1980), and helps children improve their ability to handle simple objects through a series of puzzles in an amazing exploratory and evolving digital playground. The app offers a variety of special features, including “kid-friendly” design, passive swipe control, a powerful AI, customizable guided...

Baby Laughter Project: Interview With Dr. Caspar Addyman
2012-11-13 15:38:29

Jedidiah Becker for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While our brains seem programmed to find baby laughter to be one of the most pleasant sounds imaginable, scientists at Birbeck University of London believe there´s also a lot that those adorable little coos and giggles can teach us about the early development of the human brain. Led by Dr. Caspar Addyman of university´s world-renowned BabyLab, a team of researchers is preparing to embark on a study that they´ve...

2008-09-13 03:00:25

By Warash, Bobbie Curtis, Reagan; Hursh, Dan; Tucci, Vicci Abstract. We focus on integrating developmentally appropriate practices, the project approach of Reggio Emilia, and a behavior analytic model to support a quality preschool environment. While the above practices often are considered incompatible, we have found substantial overlap and room for integration of these perspectives in practical application. With the growing number of children with disabilities and challenging behaviors in...

2008-08-27 00:00:15

By John Bogert Buying trousers for a 14-year-old boy is not easy. This is especially true when the boy is tall, when he is all thin arms and long legs, when he is all hands, feet and banjo eyes. And hair. Though the hair doesn't figure into the trouser equation, it does figure into mornings, noons and a period just post-shower when I might find the boy wonder in front of a bathroom mirror with thick hair slicked back doing a bad Michael Corleone impression, "After the baptism I take...

2008-06-03 03:00:31

By Okoye, Nnamdi S Okecha, Rita Ebele The study examined the interaction of logical reasoning ability (cognitive development) and socio-economic status on achievement in genetics amongst secondary school students in Nigeria. Factorial Analysis of variance design with one dependent variable and two independent variables at two levels together with the t-test was used in the analysis of the result. Two hundred and forty senior secondary three (S.S.S III) students randomly selected from six...

2007-07-24 06:22:16

By Camp, Deborah Graves Abstract. The purpose of this phenomenological study was to construct a description and interpretation of the standards development process of the Early Childhood/Generalist Standards documents, both first edition and second edition, using an analysis of the actions of and interactions between committee members, professional organization representatives, and National Board for Professional Teaching Standards staff. An additional purpose was to discover and analyze...