Latest Michaella Sektnan Stories

2010-04-27 12:35:00

A study that will be published in a forthcoming journal adds to the mounting evidence that self-regulation "“ or children's ability to control their behavior and impulses "“ is directly related to academic performance. A key finding in that study shows that at-risk children who can self-regulate have higher reading, math and vocabulary achievement. The study was conducted by then-Oregon State University graduate student Michaella Sektnan, who did the research as her master's...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).