While schools have adopted 'growth mindset' interventions and millions of dollars have been spent to see if they work, an analysis of the available research shows they have only a small impact.
Human beings seem to be born wearing rose-colored glasses. Psychologists are interested in how this bias toward the positive works in the very young – and how it fades over time.
A new study highlights how the condition of your kitchen may affect unhealthy snacking.
Could a psychological approach alleviate the misery of the cold, dark wet winter?
What does it take to devote your life to a work goal with such a long time horizon you might never reach it in your lifetime?
New research found that a programme aimed at changing pupils' mindsets had no significant impact on their attainment.