Brain Training Effective in Older Adults, Now Shown Effective in the Workplace

A review article in the Workplace Health and Safety Edition of the Australian & New Zealand Journal of Health, Safety and Environment discusses results from three different workplace studies of BrainHQ computerized brain exercises. The exercises and assessments in BrainHQ have been shown (in more than 70 studies) to deliver benefits to older adults, including…

Is There a Critical Period for Learning a Foreign Language?

The Myth of Missed Opportunities A popular misconception regarding second-language learning is that there is a window, or critical period, for learning a second language that shuts down around the onset of puberty. In his article, “Is There a ‘Child Advantage’ in Learning Foreign Languages?” Brad Marshall points out the harm this misconception can cause.…