Differences between countries in gender equality are directly related to the difference in math performance between boys and girls. One reason could be that stereotypes cause stress, which impairs working memory and math performance. Read More
Working memory is important for controlling attention, remembering instructions and academic performance. Children with low working memory might be an overlooked problem. Read More
Torkel Klingberg, M.D., Ph.D., is an author and professor of Cognitive Neuroscience.
It can take a radical reboot to get past old hurts and injustices.