New research from the University of Liverpool suggests that children as young as eight can learn a route after only a single experience of it.
Children who benefit from a good memory are much better at covering up lies, researchers from the University of Sheffield have discovered.
Parents' estimations of their children's happiness differ significantly from the child's own assessment of their feelings, a study has shown.
The nation's 31 million children growing up in homes with low socioeconomic status have, on average, significantly smaller vocabularies compared with their peers.
Preschool children who engage in math activities at home with their parents not only improve their math skills, but also their general vocabulary, according to research from Purdue University.
'Dada' is a first word for many babies. Babbling sounds with consonant-vowel repetitions, such as 'dada,' are common among infants once they reach 8 months old; however, these sounds are not prevalent among infants who have ...
Lack of diversity in psychological research is a serious problem that needs to be addressed, according to an Australian academic.
Children as young as seven have the same capacity as adults to make judgements on the anti-social behaviour of others.
Even if they believe they could be punished, older kids are more likely than younger children to view confessing to a misdeed as the right thing to do.
When children decide to share, the giver's relationships with the pool of recipients determine who gets how much. They will give more to a wealthy friend than to a needy stranger - at least in cases where wealth is measured ...