Monday Mashup: Homework Stress For All
Every week, we scour the web to bring you interesting bits and pieces from around the world. Enjoy!
This study examines the family-wide stress that can result from homework, particularly when parents feel unable to help. It includes interesting tips on how much homework is too much — particularly important in this age of overwork!
Science of Learning
This is a lovely infographic that explains the neuroscience behind learning. It’s as much art as it is science, and explores the brain connections that enable us to learn.
The rise of the machines is upon us. This ‘mama’ robot can build other robots, test them, and improve upon them, creating an evolutionary chain in mechanics.
The Power of Emojis
After this article exploring how emojis can be used to communicate stigmatized experiences or conditions, we now have a new appreciation for those little yellow faces in our What’s App conversations.