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Children who play video games on a daily basis may be improving their concentration, behavior and math attainment, according to a Scottish study.
By ANDREW DENHOLM EDUCATION CORRESPONDENT COMPUTER games have been shown to boost maths attainment in a pioneering study in Scottish schools. Learning and Teaching Scotland (LTS), the curriculum development organisation analysed the effect of the educational game Brain Training from Dr Kawashima .
Scottish pupils should have access to social networking sites in schools according to a Westminster government and industry adviser.
By ANDREW DENHOLM EDUCATION CORRESPONDENT THE Scottish Government has ordered urgent changes to the country's new science curriculum after a damning assessment by leading scientists.
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