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Latest Psychometrics Stories

2012-12-20 19:02:09

It's not how smart students are but how motivated they are and how they study that determines their growth in math achievement.

IQ Score Not A Good Gauge Of Intelligence
2012-12-20 05:34:58

Researchers have set out to debunk the myth that IQ is an accurate way to measure intelligence, and the results of their study are already rattling conventional wisdom about what makes us smart.

Fit Kids Score Better In School
2012-12-07 08:31:48

A new study from Michigan State University found that middle school students who are fit perform better on standardized tests and have higher scores on report cards than their classmates who are less active.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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