Research

Kids and Screen Time: What Should Parents Do?

Kids are spending more time in front of screens than ever before. Should parents take away their toddler’s iPad?

By LaTina Emerson

It’s common these days to see everyone from young children to grandparents texting, watching videos, checking social media and playing games on smartphones and tablets. On average, kids are… more »

Educational Policy Studies alumna conducts research in South Africa

Dr. Melissa Speight Vaughn is far, far away at the moment. Her first work experience overseas has led her to a position in South Africa.

Vaughn conducts research at North-West University (Potchefstroom Campus). This is also her first time in South Africa.

Her journey to South Africa took many steps:

She received her… more »